Skip to main content
Library homepage
 
Chemistry LibreTexts

15.5: Factors That Affect Equilibrium

  • Page ID
    6437
  • \( \newcommand{\vecs}[1]{\overset { \scriptstyle \rightharpoonup} {\mathbf{#1}} } \) \( \newcommand{\vecd}[1]{\overset{-\!-\!\rightharpoonup}{\vphantom{a}\smash {#1}}} \)\(\newcommand{\id}{\mathrm{id}}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \( \newcommand{\kernel}{\mathrm{null}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\range}{\mathrm{range}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\RealPart}{\mathrm{Re}}\) \( \newcommand{\ImaginaryPart}{\mathrm{Im}}\) \( \newcommand{\Argument}{\mathrm{Arg}}\) \( \newcommand{\norm}[1]{\| #1 \|}\) \( \newcommand{\inner}[2]{\langle #1, #2 \rangle}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \(\newcommand{\id}{\mathrm{id}}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \( \newcommand{\kernel}{\mathrm{null}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\range}{\mathrm{range}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\RealPart}{\mathrm{Re}}\) \( \newcommand{\ImaginaryPart}{\mathrm{Im}}\) \( \newcommand{\Argument}{\mathrm{Arg}}\) \( \newcommand{\norm}[1]{\| #1 \|}\) \( \newcommand{\inner}[2]{\langle #1, #2 \rangle}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\)\(\newcommand{\AA}{\unicode[.8,0]{x212B}}\)

    CH4 O2 CO2 H2O Q K
    initial (moles) 0.45 0.90 0 0 0 1.29
    at equilibrium 0.215 0.43 0.235 0.47 K 1.29
    add 0.50 mol of methane 0.715 0.43 0.235 0.47 0.39 1.29
    new equilibrium 0.665 0.33 0.285 0.57 K 1.29
    remove water 0.665 0.33 0.285 0 0 1.29
    new equilibrium 0.57 0.14 0.38 0.19 K 1.29

    15.5: Factors That Affect Equilibrium is shared under a not declared license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by LibreTexts.

    • Was this article helpful?