Kp units

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Jessica Castellanos
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Kp units

Postby Jessica Castellanos » Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:15 am

When calculating Kp, what unit do you use for the partial pressures?

Kevin Antony 2B
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Re: Kp units

Postby Kevin Antony 2B » Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:21 am

In the end, Kp is unitless. For partial pressures however we use bar.

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Re: Kp units

Postby Jessica Chen 2C » Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:22 am

I think it's atm or bar, but keep in mind that Kp itself won't have units.

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