Le - Le-Chatelier’s Principle Once an equilibrium is...

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Unformatted text preview: Le-Chatelier’s Principle Once an equilibrium is established, no further change is apparent as long as the external conditions remain unchanged. On changing the external conditions, whether the equilibrium will shift towards the reactants or the products can be predicted by the application of Le-Chatelier’s principle which states that When a stress (change in concentration, temperature or total pressure) is applied to a system at equilibrium, the system readjusts so as to relieve or offset the stress. Application of Le-Chatelier’s principle In the synthesis of Ammonia (Haber’s process) 1 vol 3 vol 2 vol ...
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This note was uploaded on 07/31/2011 for the course CHEM 102 taught by Professor Henshaw during the Spring '08 term at VCU.

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