Problem: Consider the following chemical reaction. NH3(g) + 2 O2(g) → HNO3(aq) + H2O(l) Calculate the change in enthalpy (ΔH) for this reaction, using Hess' law and the enthalpy changes for the reactions given below.

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Consider the following chemical reaction. 

NH3(g) + 2 O2(g) → HNO3(aq) + H2O(l) 

Calculate the change in enthalpy (ΔH) for this reaction, using Hess' law and the enthalpy changes for the reactions given below.

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