Quiz 3 Question1

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Yunna Gu
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Quiz 3 Question1

Postby Yunna Gu » Sat Mar 12, 2016 8:50 pm

Why is it true that when rate constant decreases, Ea stays the same?

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Re: Quiz 3 Question1

Postby Alex Nguyen 3I » Sat Mar 12, 2016 10:51 pm

Only a catalyst can change the activation energy. The change in k could have resulted from a temperature change. However, when Ea changes, k does change but not the other way around.

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