Problem: Write an equation corresponding to the electron affinity of Fe3+.

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Electron affinity is the energy change from the addition of 1 e to 1 mol of gaseous atoms or ions. This is the opposite of ionization energy.

Atom(g) + e → ion(g)         ΔE = –EA

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Write an equation corresponding to the electron affinity of Fe3+.

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