Problem: Calculate the value of Kp for the equation C (s) + CO2 (g) ⇌ 2CO (g)                       Kp = ? given that at a certain temperature C (s) + 2H2O (g) ⇌ CO2 (g) + 2H2 (g)     Kp1 = 3.11 H2 (s) + CO2 (g) ⇌ H2O(g) + CO(g)        Kp2 = 0.625

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Calculate the value of Kp for the equation 

C (s) + CO2 (g) ⇌ 2CO (g)                       Kp = ? 

given that at a certain temperature 

C (s) + 2H2O (g) ⇌ CO(g) + 2H2 (g)     Kp1 = 3.11 

H2 (s) + CO2 (g) ⇌ H2O(g) + CO(g)        Kp2 = 0.625

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