4th December 2019

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What is an endothermic and exothermic reaction?

An exothermic process releases heat, causing the temperature of the immediate surroundings to rise. An endothermic process absorbs heat and cools the surroundings.”

What is endothermic in chemistry?

All chemical processes are accompanied by energy changes. When a reaction proceeds, it either releases energy to, or absorbs energy from, its surroundings. In thermodynamics, these two types of reactions are classified as exothermic or endothermic, respectively.
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