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4.40 (m)

Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:11 pm
by Palmquist_Sierra_2N
Im having trouble with this problem on understanding part m) which reactions could be described as kinetically controlled? Could you help explain this, thank you!

Re: 4.40 (m)

Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:44 pm
by Nikhita_Jaaswal_2H
A reaction that has a negtative value of ΔG0 and a large gibbs free energy of activation (ΔG‡) are kinetically controlled because they take a long time to occur and are kinetically stable.