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Problem: Sports trainers treat sprains and soreness with ethyl bromide. It is manufactured by reacting ethylene with hydrogen bromide:Use bond energies to find the enthalpy of reaction.

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ΔHrxn=Hbonds broken-Hbonds formed

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Sports trainers treat sprains and soreness with ethyl bromide. It is manufactured by reacting ethylene with hydrogen bromide:

Use bond energies to find the enthalpy of reaction.

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