Stearic acid, nature’s most common fatty acid, dimerizes when dissolved in hexane: 2C17H35COOH (C17H35COOH)2 ΔH°rxn = -172 kJ The equilibrium constant for this reaction at 28°C is 2900. Estimate the

Stearic acid, nature’s most common fatty acid, dimerizes when dissolved in hexane: 2C17H35COOH (C17H35COOH)2 ΔH°rxn = -172 kJ
The equilibrium constant for this reaction at 28°C is 2900. Estimate the equilibrium constant at 38°C.
A) 4.7 × 105
B) 2.6 × 104
C) 1.9 × 103
D) 3.2 × 102
E) 18

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