Clarification Question

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Clarification Question

Postby Jesse_torres2H » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:05 pm

In lecture I wrote this down, Rate=-1/a*d[A]/dt=k[A]^2 and then the next thing was just -d[A]/dt=k[A]^2. What happens to the -1/a?

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Re: Clarification Question

Postby Chem_Mod » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:07 pm

The coefficient of reactant A is a=1, so 1/a simplifies to 1.

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