Problem: Consider the reaction: 1/2 N2(g) + O2(g) ⇌ NO2(g)Write the equilibrium constant for this reaction in terms of the equilibrium constants, Ka and Kb for reactions a and b below:a) N2O4(g) ⇌ 2 NO2(g)              Kab) N2(g) + 2 O2(g) ⇌ N2O4(g)    Kb

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Consider the reaction: 1/2 N2(g) + O2(g) ⇌ NO2(g)

Write the equilibrium constant for this reaction in terms of the equilibrium constants, Ka and Kb for reactions a and b below:

a) N2O4(g) ⇌ 2 NO2(g)              Ka

b) N2(g) + 2 O2(g) ⇌ N2O4(g)    Kb

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