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Ozone is a

Answer :

Ozone layer is heavier than oxygen and is thermodynamically unstable and there is a dynamic equilibrium in the reaction between formation and dissociation of the ozone as shown:


O2 (g) O (g) + O (g)


O (g) + O2 (g) O3 (g)


(reaction is in dynamic equilibrium)


Since it’s thermodynamically unstable so it does not settle down near the earth.


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