The Hydrolysis of Sucrose Depicted Below Has K = 1.4

Question 41
Multiple Choice

The hydrolysis of sucrose depicted below has K = 1.4 × 105. Which of the following is a reasonable assumption about this reaction once equilibrium is established? sucrose + H2O img glucose + fructose A)The equilibrium mixture contains equal amounts of sucrose, glucose, and fructose. B)The equilibrium mixture contains mostly glucose and fructose. C)The equilibrium mixture contains mostly sucrose. D)The equilibrium shifts to the left due to the high value for K.