Problem: The following reaction can be used to prepare samples of metals. Determine the enthalpy change under standard state condition.(b) SnO(s) + CO(g) ⟶ Sn(s) + CO2(g)

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Recall that for standard state conditions, the enthalpy change, ∆H°rxn can be solved using the equation: 

To solve for enthalpy change, we need to do these steps:

  • Check if the chemical equation is balanced
  • Find standard enthalpy of formation for the products and reactants 
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The following reaction can be used to prepare samples of metals. Determine the enthalpy change under standard state condition.

(b) SnO(s) + CO(g) ⟶ Sn(s) + CO2(g)

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