Problem: Consider these reactions, where M represents a generic metal. Use the information below to determine the enthalpy of the following reaction. 2M(s) + 3Cl2(g) → 2MCl3(s) 

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Consider these reactions, where M represents a generic metal. Use the information below to determine the enthalpy of the following reaction. 2M(s) + 3Cl2(g) → 2MCl3(s)

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