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Most of the time, if you’re dealing with aqueous solutions, you use Kc. Also, a lot of time, the problems just have K without the subscript c or p, so if you want to be safe, you can just solve for K.
For heterogeneous equilibrium problems, it may be confusing as to use either concentrations or pressure. But recognize, if there are any reactants which are aqueous, it does not make sense to use their partial pressure. Thus, you’d have to use concentration for all reagents in the equilibrium. If they give you the partial pressure of a gas, you can use PV=nRT to solve for the molarity.
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