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Unformatted text preview: , there is more (acid/base); therefore it favors the (forward/reverse) reaction and the formation of carbon dioxide gas (increases/decreases); thus the breathing rate (increases/decreases). Susie Lee ([email protected]) Biological Buffers SI sessions CHEM 222 Mon 7-8p HECC 209 3/29/11 7-8p Tues 7-8p HECC 200 Thurs 7-8p HECC 201 1. What happens when our breathing rate decreases? [CO 2 (g) ] [CO 2 (aq) ] [H 2 CO 3 (aq) ] pH 2. How would you bring it back to normal levels? Does the breathing rate affect the Keq? Why?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2012 for the course CHEM 222 taught by Professor Si during the Fall '11 term at Texas A&M.
- Fall '11