Problem: Estimate Keq for the following reaction and explain if the equilibrium favors the reactants or the products.pKa α-H cyclohexanone 20; pKa HCN 9; pKa β-H cyclohexanone 40 

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Estimate Keq for the following reaction and explain if the equilibrium favors the reactants or the products.

pKa α-H cyclohexanone 20; pKa HCN 9; pKa β-H cyclohexanone 40 

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