Acetylene C2H2 can be convened to ethane. C2H6, by a process known as hydrogenation. The reaction is
C2H2 (g) + 2H2 (g) ⇌ C2H5 (g)
Given the following data at standard conditions (all pressures equal to 1 atm and the common reference temperature 298 K), what is the value of Kp for this reaction?
Express your answer using two significant figures.
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