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Homework Help: Balancing constant question

  1. Jan 20, 2010 #1
    into a 5 litter container we put 64 grams of SO2 (1 mole)
    32 grams of oxygen (1 mole) on 1000k it balances

    2SO_2 +O_2 =2SO_3

    what is the balancing constant ??

    i got 3.6125
    the answer in the book is
    279
    ??
     
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  3. Jan 23, 2010 #2

    Borek

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    No idea what you mean by "balancing constant". Perhaps equilibrium constant? But even then, there is not enough data to answer the question.

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