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class notes

Postby JustinHorriat_4f » Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:44 pm

when Dr. Lavelle said in class that the "slow" stop determine the rate if rxn what did he mean? What is the slow step?

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Re: class notes

Postby Naji Sarsam 1F » Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:53 pm

Often, chemical reactions may be understood as a series of reactions acting in order of steps to take the original reactants to create the final products. This series of steps is called the reaction mechanism. The slowest step of the reaction mechanism often determines the order of the reaction.

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Re: class notes

Postby Joowon Seo 3A » Tue Mar 03, 2020 8:55 am

A slow step is the series of reactions use to convert the initial reactants to the final products.

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