Chemistry (12th Edition)

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Chapter 18 - Reaction Rates and Equilibrium - 18.5 Free Energy and Entropy - 18.5 Lesson Check: 47

Answer

If there's an increase in entropy, then the chemical reaction will favor a spontaneous reaction. Conversely, if there's a decrease in entropy, then the chemical reaction will favor a spontaneous reaction.

Work Step by Step

If there's an increase in entropy, then the chemical reaction will favor a spontaneous reaction. Conversely, if there's a decrease in entropy, then the chemical reaction will favor a spontaneous reaction.
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