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.
@TheForgottenArchitect they are all equilibrium expressions and they are temperature dependent; however, they are different in the sense for the quantities that they measure. for instance Ka is a measure of the relative tendency for a compound to give up it's proton, acidity. Keq/kc is the general equilibrium constants telling you which side of the reaction is favored. Keq >1 means products are favored at equilibrium and the reaction goes to the right. Keq < 1 means that the reactants are favored at equilibrium. while Keq = 1 means that they're equally favored both products/reactants.
Am I correct in that Ka and Kc are calculated in basically the same manner?
@TheForgottenArchitect so basically Kc is used for concentrations of a substance and Kp is used for pressures (c stands for concentration and p for pressure). Pure liquids and solids are pure and therefore do not have a concentration, so they cannot be used for Kc.
do you know how you would get these values?