We start solving this by setting up the equations according to the structures drawn
(1) 2NH3 (g) → N2 (g) + 3H2 (g) ΔH°rxn = 92 kJ
(2) 2H2 (g) + O2 (g) → 2H2O (l) ΔH°rxn = -484 kJ
To find the ΔHrxn of the third reaction, we need to use the Hess's Law where we have to rearrange the given equations to get the desired reaction.
Given the following data:
Calculate ΔH for the reaction
On the basis of the enthalpy change, is this a useful reaction for the synthesis of ammonia?
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