## Rate of Formation vs Unique Rate of a Reaction

$aR \to bP, Rate = -\frac{1}{a} \frac{d[R]}{dt} = \frac{1}{b}\frac{d[P]}{dt}$

DanielleNario1A
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### Rate of Formation vs Unique Rate of a Reaction

What's the difference between rate of formation and unique rate of a reaction?

annabel 2A
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### Re: Rate of Formation vs Unique Rate of a Reaction

The rate of formation is specific to each product, while the unique rate of a reaction is the same value for all reactants and products in the unique reaction.