Problem: Under certain conditions, the average rate of appearance of oxygen gas in the reaction 2O3(g) → 3O2(g) is 1.2 x 10–3 atm•s–1. What is the average rate, expressed in atm•s –1, for the disappearance of O3? (A) 8.0 x 10–4 (B) 1.2 x 10–3 (C) 1.8 x 10–3 (D) 5.3 x 10–3

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Under certain conditions, the average rate of appearance of oxygen gas in the reaction

2O3(g) → 3O2(g)

is 1.2 x 10–3 atm•s–1. What is the average rate, expressed in atm•s –1, for the disappearance of O3?

(A) 8.0 x 10–4

(B) 1.2 x 10–3

(C) 1.8 x 10–3

(D) 5.3 x 10–3

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