Tuesday
September 2, 2014

Homework Help: Chemistry

Posted by Fiona on Thursday, April 19, 2007 at 6:45am.

In the reaction
2H20(aq) --> O2(g) + 2H20(l)
why doesn't increasing the pressure of oxygen have any effect on the reaction rate?

Balance the equation first. What you have isn't balanced. Frankly, it doesn't look possible. You have two mols H2O on each side. Take them out and the equation reads:
??? ==> O2 which means you get oxygen from nothing. Can't do that.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Chemistry - I have this question in front of me concerning Methanol (CH3OH) & ...
Chemistry - Methanol, CH3OH, is produced on an industrial scale from carbon ...
College Chemistry - Now the reaction (2NO+2H2==> 2H20+N2) is believed to take...
Chemistry - Given the reaction system; 2 NO (g) + O2 (g) -> 2 NO2 (g) Write a...
Chemistry - Given the reaction system; 2 NO (g) + O2 (g) -> 2 NO2 (g) Write a...
Chemistry Help....... - State the Le Chatelier's principle and explain the ...
chemistry - How do I balance the following equation by the half-reaction method...
CHemistry- MIDTERM TODAY PLEASE HELP - Hey i have a question regarding ...
Chem..... - Methanol, CH3OH, is produced on an industrial scale from carbon ...
chem plz help! - the rate of a nuclear reaction can be changed by?? i know ...

Search
Members