Chemistry

posted by .

Answer the following question
A(g) <--> B g) + C(g) Kp = 2.00

Assume you placed 1.0 mole each of 'A' , 'B' , and 'C' in a container.
Without actually doing the calculations explain how you would determine whether or not the system is at equilibrium, and if not which direction would be favored to reach equilibrium.

  • Chemistry -

    This system is at equilibrium because 2 moles of product divided by 1 mole of reactant gives you a Qp (similar to the equilibrium constant, but at any given time), of 2. If Qp and Kp are equal, then the system is at equilibrium.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Chemistry``

    I answered this question but I did not get the right answer. CO2 + H2 <=> H2O + CO CO2 = 0.5 mole and H2 he 0.5 mole both sollutions were forced into a 1 Litre container. K = 2 what is the equlibrium concentration of each reactant …
  2. physics

    a car is traveling at 40.0 m/s. the drivers sees an emergeny ahead and 0.50 s later slams on the brakes. the acceleration of the car is -4.0 m/s^2. a. what distance will the car travel before it stops?
  3. Chem

    At a particular temperature, Kc = 54 for the reaction If 1.0 mole of H2 and 1.0 mole of I2 are placed in a 5.0 L container, what would be the equilibrium concentration of HI?
  4. Chem

    I have a question on this question would I forgo the sqaure root on this on because there is no sqaure except on the products side which is 2HI?
  5. Chemistry

    It turns out that the Van Dar Waals constant b is equal to four times the total volume actually occupied by the molecules of a mole of gas. Using this figure, calculate the fraction of the volume in a container actually occupied by …
  6. Chemistry-w/addition

    At elevated temperatures, SbCl5 gas decomposes into SbCl3 gas and Cl2 gas as shown by the following equation: SbCl5(g)<=> SbCl3(g) + Cl2(g) (a) An 59.8 gram sample of SbCl5 (molecular weight 299.0) is placed in an evacuated 15.0 …
  7. Chemistry

    Answer the following question A(g) <--> B (g) + C(g) Kp = 2.00 Assume you placed 1.0 mole each of 'A' , 'B' , and 'C' in a container. Without actually doing the calculations explain how you would determine whether or not the …
  8. Chemistry

    I posted this before a few hours ago without a reply yet but decided I would add more detail: question The nuclide 38cl decays by beta emission with a half life of 40min. A sample of .40 m of H38cl is placed in a 6.24 liter container. …
  9. Chemistry

    I posted this before and am sorry to post again and take up room but it is due this week and I'd like to understand how to get the answer (no one has responded yet): question The nuclide 38cl decays by beta emission with a half life …
  10. chemistry

    Question 16 options: A mixture of equal moles of He and Xe are in a plastic container at 25ºC and 874 mm pressure. If only He leaks from the container and the pressure decreases to 600 mm at 25º C, what is the mole fraction of (1) …

More Similar Questions