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2mole of CH3OOH and 1mole of ethanol were mixed in 1dm3 flask until an equillibrium was established.if the equillibrium constant for the reaction is 4.what is the amount of ethanoate in the equillibrium mixture?

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  1. ...CH3COOH + C2H5OH ==> CH3COOC2H5
    I....2M.......1M..........0
    C....-x.......-x..........x
    E...2-x.......1-x.........x

    Substitute the E line into the Keq expression and solve for x = the ethanoate.

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