Organic Reaction Mechanism  [ENDORSED]

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Organic Reaction Mechanism

Postby harseerat_jajj_3G » Sun Mar 12, 2017 12:57 pm

Hi,

For exercise #30, chapter 4 in the organic chemistry book, why won't the reaction occur at room temperature if the activation energy is 125 kj mol-1?

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Re: Organic Reaction Mechanism

Postby Theresa 1H » Sun Mar 12, 2017 1:34 pm

Hi,

I think your question is answered in the post below.

viewtopic.php?t=14336

Hope it helps!

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Re: Organic Reaction Mechanism  [ENDORSED]

Postby Mana_Sheykhsoltan_1A » Sun Mar 12, 2017 1:42 pm

Page 154 in the organic chemistry textbook states that "reactions with activation energies below 80 kJ/mol can occur at room temperature, while those with larger activation energies require energy input to occur." Hope this helps!


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