## Reaction Order Graphs

$\frac{d[R]}{dt}=-k[R]; \ln [R]=-kt + \ln [R]_{0}; t_{\frac{1}{2}}=\frac{0.693}{k}$

Tiffany_Hoang_3C
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### Reaction Order Graphs

What would the graphs of a first-order reaction and a second-order reaction look like if we plotted time vs. [A] (instead of time vs. ln[A] and time vs. 1/[A], respectively)?

Rachel_Harland_3I
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### Re: Reaction Order Graphs

They would not be a straight line. I believe possibly curved