# Problem: Calculate the free energy change for the reaction at 30°C. Is it spontaneous?2Ca(s) + O2(g) → 2CaO(s)Give thatΔH = -1269.8 kJΔS = -346.6 J/K

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Calculate the free energy change for the reaction at 30°C. Is it spontaneous?

2Ca(s) + O2(g) → 2CaO(s)

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ΔH = -1269.8 kJ

ΔS = -346.6 J/K

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