Overall reaction order

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Abigail Menchaca_1H
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Overall reaction order

Postby Abigail Menchaca_1H » Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:51 pm

What is m in the overall reaction order equation

Aliya Jain 2B
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Re: Overall reaction order

Postby Aliya Jain 2B » Mon Mar 02, 2020 12:21 am

i think its the orders of all the reactants added together!

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Re: Overall reaction order

Postby chemboi » Mon Mar 02, 2020 12:25 am

That should account for all of the reactants' contribution to the total reaction order

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Re: Overall reaction order

Postby Kassidy Ford 1I » Wed Mar 04, 2020 6:22 pm

if it helps to visualize, if the reaction is expressed by k[A}^2[B]^3, then the overall reaction order would be 2+3, so 5.

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