Changing the Temperature

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Jennifer1E
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Changing the Temperature

Postby Jennifer1E » Tue Aug 01, 2017 1:39 pm

Does changing the temperature affect the K/equilibrium ratio? If so, how?

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Re: Changing the Temperature

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Aug 01, 2017 9:21 pm

Yes it does. See my lecture notes.
For example: An endothermic reaction, when heated, favors more products and therefore K increases.

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Re: Changing the Temperature

Postby Ramya Lakkaraju 1B » Tue Nov 28, 2017 8:02 pm

When an endothermic reaction is heated, product formation is favored.
When an endothermic reaction is cooled, reactant formation is favored.
When an exothermic reaction is cooled, product formation is favored.
When an exothermic reaction is heated, reactant formation is favored.


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