difference between chemical reaction and reaction mechanism?

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Margaret Akey
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difference between chemical reaction and reaction mechanism?

Postby Margaret Akey » Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:51 pm

what is the difference between a chemical reaction and a reaction mechanism?

Samantha Kwock 1D
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Re: difference between chemical reaction and reaction mechanism?

Postby Samantha Kwock 1D » Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:01 pm

A chemical reaction gives the overall net change from the reactants to the products. A reaction mechanism gives information about how the products form through certain steps and different collisions.

Jonny Schindler 1A
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Re: difference between chemical reaction and reaction mechanism?

Postby Jonny Schindler 1A » Mon Mar 04, 2019 3:27 pm

When are we going over mechanisms?


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