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Miriam Sheetz 2B
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Units

Postby Miriam Sheetz 2B » Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:02 pm

What units are used for second order reactions?

Laura Gong 3H
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Re: Units

Postby Laura Gong 3H » Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:06 pm

The units of the rate constant is M-1*s-1 or 1/(M*s) where M is the concentration mol/L.

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Re: Units

Postby Nicolle Fernandez 1E » Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:32 pm

The unit is 1/Mol(second)

Brian Chang 2H
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Re: Units

Postby Brian Chang 2H » Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:40 pm

The unit for rate constant (k) in second-order reactions is (1/Mol*s).

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Re: Units

Postby Cole Elsner 2J » Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:13 pm

In total the rate should be in M/s, but k will have units of 1/M*s


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