spontaneity






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005199302
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spontaneity

Postby 005199302 » Sun Feb 17, 2019 1:29 pm

Why is it that if a reaction is spontaneous it will favor the forward reaction?

Kyle Golden Dis 2G
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Re: spontaneity

Postby Kyle Golden Dis 2G » Sun Feb 17, 2019 1:49 pm

When reactions are spontaneous, they do not need anything extra to occur. Therefore, these reactions will naturally form products.

Kate Chow 4H
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Re: spontaneity

Postby Kate Chow 4H » Sun Feb 17, 2019 1:52 pm

A reaction that is spontaneous usually releases energy, so it wants to form products. Forming products favors the forward reaction.


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