What would Le Chatelier's principle predict for the reaction  2NO(g)<- -> N2(g)+O2(g)+heat ?

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Le Chatlier's Principle refers to chemical reactions that are in equilibrium.  It holds that if an equilibrium reaction is stressed, the reaction will adjust in such a way as to remove the stress.  So given the following reaction we can look at how stressing in different ways effect it.

2NO  <---> N2  +  O2  + heat

Note that as written, the forward reaction is exothermic.  If additional heat is added to the reaction to...

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