why NI3 IS NOT FORMED?

Asked by  | 17th May, 2012, 07:41: PM

Expert Answer:

It can be formed but requires high temperature. It is used as an explosive.
The Formation of NI3 form N2 and I2 requires 290 kJ of energy. The reaction can be represented as:

N2 (g) + 3I2(g) <--> 2NI3(s)

Answered by  | 18th May, 2012, 08:19: AM

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