Problem: The lattice energy of MgCl2 is the energy change for which one of the following processes?a. Mg(s) + Cl2(g) → MgCl2(s)b. Mg(g) + 2Cl(g) → MgCl2(s)c. Mg2+(s) + 2Cl−(g) → MgCl2(g)d. Mg2+(g) + 2Cl−(g) → MgCl2(s)e. MgCl2(aq) → MgCl2(s)

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The lattice energy of MgCl2 is the energy change for which one of the following processes?

a. Mg(s) + Cl2(g) → MgCl2(s)

b. Mg(g) + 2Cl(g) → MgCl2(s)

c. Mg2+(s) + 2Cl−(g) → MgCl2(g)

d. Mg2+(g) + 2Cl−(g) → MgCl2(s)

e. MgCl2(aq) → MgCl2(s)

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