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Postby Emma Randolph 1J » Fri Mar 08, 2019 11:07 am

What are the different units for k for 0 order 1st order and 2nd order reactions?

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Re: Units

Postby 004932366 » Fri Mar 08, 2019 12:29 pm

The different units for k:

For 0th order: molA/L*s
For 1st order: 1/s
For 2nd order: L/molA*s

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Re: Units

Postby michelle » Fri Mar 08, 2019 1:21 pm

There is a general formula: if x is the overall order of the reaction, the unit of k is (M)^(1-x)/s. M is mol/L

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