equation derivation

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equation derivation

Postby Jenny_Luu_2A » Mon Mar 06, 2017 2:04 pm

How is the equation Ea=delta H of activation + RT derived?

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Re: equation derivation

Postby Chem_Mod » Mon Mar 06, 2017 2:55 pm

Jenny_Luu_2A wrote:How is the equation Ea=delta H of activation + RT derived?


The derivation is beyond the scope of 14B and uses the Arrenhius equation.
If you are interested for your leisure, the following website has a great explanation of the derivation.
http://grosslab.ucsf.edu/chem112/Chem.% ... EaandH.pdf


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