Problem: Consider the following reaction at equilibrium: 2CO2 (g) <---> 2CO (g) + O2 (g) ΔH° = -514 kJ Le Chatelier's principle predicts that the equilibrium partial pressure of CO (g) can be maximized by carrying out the reaction __________. a. at high temperature and high pressure b. at high temperature and low pressure c. at low temperature and low pressure d. at low temperature and high pressure e. in the presence of solid carbon

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Consider the following reaction at equilibrium:

2CO2 (g) <---> 2CO (g) + O2 (g) ΔH° = -514 kJ

Le Chatelier's principle predicts that the equilibrium partial pressure of CO (g) can be maximized by carrying out the reaction __________.

a. at high temperature and high pressure
b. at high temperature and low pressure
c. at low temperature and low pressure
d. at low temperature and high pressure
e. in the presence of solid carbon

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