explain what effect reducing volume of container will have on equilibrium in terms of PCl5
Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga.
Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus.
Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
Suppose I initially have solid PCL5 in a container. Now it is heated
The solid gives rise to gases, meaning an increase in volume. Now some amount of air has to be pushed out, to make room for the increasing volume. If you've an open container, it'll be all right. But if it's closed, pressure will start building up, and the container may eventually burst.
i dont think thats the answer you give for equilibrium questions
pcl5=pcl3 + cl2 . delta n = 1. so if you decrease volume,the reaction will go in the backward direction and more pcl5 will be formed from pcl3 and cl2
It is a reversible reaction..
As the volume decreases, the pressure increases. To maintain the eqm position, you need to decrease the pressure, that is shifting the eqm to the side with less no. of mole of gas as reactants. From the equation, there is one mole of gas on left hand side, while 2 moles of gas on the right hand side. So the eqm will shift to the left so as to maintain the constant pressure and oppose the increase in pressure of the change