We are being asked to find the average bond energy of the S(double bond)O (S=O) in SO2 using standard heats of formation
To calculate for average bond energy using standard heats of formation, we can use the following equation
The standard state of sulfur is solid rhombic sulfur. Use appropriate standard heats of formation to find the average bond energy of the S(double bond)O (S=O) in SO2.
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