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Problem 9

Write "true" or "false" for each statement. (a) We balance chemical equations as we do because energy must be conserved. (b) If the reaction 2 $\mathrm{O}_{3}(g) \rightarrow 3 \mathrm{O}_{2}(g)$ goes to completion and all $\mathrm{O}_{3}$ is converted to $\mathrm{O}_{2},$ then the mass of $\mathrm{O}_{3}$ at the beginning of the reaction must be the same as the mass of $\mathrm{O}_{2}$ at the end of the reaction. (c) You can balance the "water-splitting" reaction $\mathrm{H}_{2} \mathrm{O}(I) \rightarrow \mathrm{H}_{2}(g)+\mathrm{O}_{2}(g)$ by writing it this way: $\mathrm{H}_{2} \mathrm{O}_{2}(l) \rightarrow \mathrm{H}_{2}(g)+\mathrm{O}_{2}(g)$


a) false
b) true
c) false



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