order of reaction equations


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Jada Brown 2H
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order of reaction equations

Postby Jada Brown 2H » Mon Mar 02, 2020 4:31 pm

Do we need to know how to show to get from the derived rate law to the integral rate law or can we just know one or the other?

Amy Pham 1D
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Re: order of reaction equations

Postby Amy Pham 1D » Mon Mar 02, 2020 6:29 pm

In order to understand the integrated rate law it is important to know where it came from, but I doubt Dr. Lavelle would ask us to specifically derive one equation from the other. If anything, developing an understanding of the relationship fosters a clearer understanding of reaction kinetics, though!

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Re: order of reaction equations

Postby 005324438 » Fri Mar 06, 2020 11:43 am

I think we should be ready for anything. We've spent a lot of time in class on derivations and integrations, so I wouldn't be surprised if he asks us to derive something at some point. It shows a true understanding of the material, and is something that could only be helpful to know!

ThomasNguyen_Dis1H
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Re: order of reaction equations

Postby ThomasNguyen_Dis1H » Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:45 pm

You will need to know both which are on your equations sheet, but I highly doubt he would ask you to derive the integrated rate law.

Joanne Lee 1J
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Re: order of reaction equations

Postby Joanne Lee 1J » Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:05 pm

I don't think you will be asked derive the integrated rate law.

Louise Lin 2B
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Re: order of reaction equations

Postby Louise Lin 2B » Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:18 pm

Although Dr. Lavelle does a lot of derivations in class, I believe he does them so we can see the correlations. I doubt we would be asked to derive the integrated rate law since practical application seems to be more the theme of his exams

AKhanna_3H
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Re: order of reaction equations

Postby AKhanna_3H » Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:37 pm

I do not believe that we will need to know the derivations. I would only think that we would need to if it is explicitly stated on the outline sheets.


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