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Different Delta H. Question 8.57

Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:08 pm
by Sophia Bozone 2G
In this question, it states a Delta H with a subscript c. What does the C mean?

Re: Different Delta H. Question 8.57

Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:16 pm
by Veronica Rasmusen 2B
The C stands for combustion, so delta H with subscript C means the enthalpy change of combustion

Re: Different Delta H. Question 8.57

Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:38 pm
by Ramya Lakkaraju 1B
In problems like these (with the subscript c), you have to set up a combustion equation with the reactant and oxygen on the left and carbon dioxide and water on the right.