When to use Kp

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Anokhi Patel 2B
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When to use Kp

Postby Anokhi Patel 2B » Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:02 pm

Do we only use Kp when the reaction is a homogeneous equilibria of gas?

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Re: When to use Kp

Postby charleejohnson1L » Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:53 pm

You use Kp when dealing with partial pressure :) I hope this helps.

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Re: When to use Kp

Postby Katie Kyan 2K » Fri Feb 07, 2020 5:24 pm

You can use Kp when the equilibrium reaction involves gases! You'll usually know when to use Kp if the units for the amount of gasses refers to the partial pressure.


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