## Rate laws and integrated rate laws

Megan Purl 1E
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### Rate laws and integrated rate laws

What is the difference between rate laws and integrated rate laws?

Karen Ung 2H
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### Re: Rate laws and integrated rate laws

There are two types of rate laws. One of them is the differntial rate law, and the other is the integrated rate law. The differential rate law depends on the concentration and describes the reactions rate in terms of (delta) [R] / (delta) t. The integrated rate law is the integration of the differential rate law andit describes the reaction rate in terms of the initial concentration.

Abby Ellstrom 1I
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### Re: Rate laws and integrated rate laws

The differential rate law is the rate as a function of the concentration and the integrated rate law is the rate as a function of time.

Wenxin Fan 1J
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### Re: Rate laws and integrated rate laws

The primary difference is that the integrated rate law utilizes the initial rate and is a function of time.