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Unformatted text preview: The equation is balanced. Decomposition of ammonium dichromate. 2 N, 8 H, 2 Cr, 7 °---+ 2 N, 8 H, 2 Cr, 7 ° Reactant Product atoms atoms SEE EXERCISES 3.89 THROUGH 3.92 EXAMPLE 3.14 At lOOO°C, ammonia gas, NH 3 (g), reacts with oxygen gas to form gaseous nitric oxide, NO(g), and water vapor. This reaction is the first step in the commercial production of ni-tric acid by the Ostwald process. Balance the equation for this reaction. Solution 1, 2 ~ The unbalanced equation for the reaction is NH3(g) + OzCg)---+ NO(g) + H 2 0(g)...
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This note was uploaded on 12/13/2010 for the course CHEM 2301 taught by Professor Bill during the Spring '10 term at South Texas College.
- Spring '10
- Organic chemistry