Explain why while writing equilibrium expression for heterogeneous equilibrium concentrations of pure solids and liquids are taken as constant or conventionally 1 ?

Asked by  | 30th Nov, 2012, 05:02: PM

Expert Answer:

When there are pure solids or pure liquids involve, the concentrations are treated as one for these substances, so they do not affect the equilibrium constant.

Answered by  | 2nd Dec, 2012, 09:47: AM

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