Checking Answers

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Goyama_2A
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Checking Answers

Postby Goyama_2A » Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:47 am

The book mentioned that a good way to check your calculated rate constant when given experimental data is to plug it into the rate law with the given data and see if you get the given rate. I was wondering what some other quick ways there are to check our answers in this kinetics section?

dtolentino1E
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Re: Checking Answers

Postby dtolentino1E » Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:00 am

the book doesn't really mention any other ways to check your answers, so i don't think we will have to know that

GFolk_1D
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Re: Checking Answers

Postby GFolk_1D » Mon Mar 09, 2020 12:45 pm

I think it's always best to ensure your answer makes sense for the reaction as a method to check too! For example, if we got an order that was an extremely high numbe, something most likely is off

Mitchell Koss 4G
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Re: Checking Answers

Postby Mitchell Koss 4G » Tue Mar 10, 2020 12:23 pm

You can also check units


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