Reaction Constant k

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Reaction Constant k

Postby bonnie_schmitz_1F » Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:01 pm

What factors affect k? Does it change with temperature like equilibrium constants? Is k different for every reaction?

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Re: Reaction Constant k

Postby armintaheri » Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:15 pm

I believe temperature is the only thing that affects k. An increase in temperature increases k by increasing the odds of collision between reactant molecules.

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Re: Reaction Constant k

Postby whitney_2C » Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:17 pm

k does change with temperature as it is temperature dependent like K and yes k is also different for different reactions.

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