General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry: Structures of Life (5th Edition)

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Chapter 7 - Chemical Reactions and Quantities - 7.9 Energy in Chemical Reactions - Questions and Problems - Page 274: 7.88


In an endothermic reaction, the energy of the products is higher than that of the reactants.

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In an endothermic reaction, some energy is absorbed in the process. This energy is gained by the reactants, so, when they become products, the energy is higher. - You can find this information on page 272 (Topic: Endothermic reactions)
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