Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 1 decade ago

K[c] what does this stand for and how do i work it out?

2 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Best Answer

    Kc is the equilibrium constant expressed in terms of concentrations. It is worked out as the concentration of the products divided by the concentration of the reactants. For example for A + B >>> C + D

    Kc = [C][D]/[A][B]

    Source(s): Ph.D. Biochemistry/Neuroscience
  • 1 decade ago

    The [c] notation is in reference to a certain concentration. The brackets mean some type of concentration. You need to find the concentration in this case.

    However if there is a subscript below the K. It could be in reference to the number of atoms of a certain element.

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