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    Sign of Delta S

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    1. Predict the sign of delta S for the following reaction. Please explain the reason for your prediction.

    HgS(s) + O2(g) yields Hg(l) + SO2(g)

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    The given reaction is :

    HgS(s) + O2(g) ---------Hg(l) + SO2(g)
    While dealing with heterogeneous systems, to find the ...

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