Pressure

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Gisela F Ramirez 2H
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Pressure

Postby Gisela F Ramirez 2H » Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:16 pm

Does pressure affect the equilibrium constant?

Jonas Talandis
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Re: Pressure

Postby Jonas Talandis » Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:26 pm

Values of partial pressure for products and reactants affect K in the same way that concentrations do. That's why K has two forms Kc and Kp. Kc is when using concentrations and Kp is when using Partial Pressures. It's just the ratio of Partial Pressures of the Products/Partial Pressures of the Reactants with their respective exponents if needed.


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