Fractional Order Reactions  [ENDORSED]


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Deborah Cheng 1F
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Fractional Order Reactions

Postby Deborah Cheng 1F » Thu Mar 01, 2018 2:45 pm

So we've learned in class that there are 0, First, and Second Order reactions, but is it possible to have fractional order reactions, such has half or 1.5 order?

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Re: Fractional Order Reactions

Postby SitharaMenon2B » Thu Mar 01, 2018 3:26 pm

It would be possible, but it's not common (since most reactions are 1st or 2nd order), and I don't think the reactions we'll be looking at in class will have a fractional order.

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Re: Fractional Order Reactions

Postby kaushalrao2H » Thu Mar 01, 2018 3:32 pm

for the purposes of chemistry 14b, only worry about zero order, first order, and second order reactions.

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Re: Fractional Order Reactions  [ENDORSED]

Postby Chris Lamb 1G » Fri Mar 02, 2018 1:20 pm

Although those are possible, we don't have to worry about them.


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