Problem: Calculate the enthalpy of reaction (in kJ) for 5.6 g of iron solid is reacted with aqueous Copper sulfate.

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  • To find the enthalpy of reaction, we need to find the enthalpy of formation of each product and reactant. 

  • This can be solved using the equation ΔHrxn = ΔHfprod - ΔHf react

  • First step is to write the equation: 

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Calculate the enthalpy of reaction (in kJ) for 5.6 g of iron solid is reacted with aqueous Copper sulfate.

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