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Units

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:02 pm
by Miriam Sheetz 2B
What units are used for second order reactions?

Re: Units

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:06 pm
by Laura Gong 3H
The units of the rate constant is M-1*s-1 or 1/(M*s) where M is the concentration mol/L.

Re: Units

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:32 pm
by Nicolle Fernandez 1E
The unit is 1/Mol(second)

Re: Units

Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:40 pm
by Brian Chang 2H
The unit for rate constant (k) in second-order reactions is (1/Mol*s).

Re: Units

Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:13 pm
by Cole Elsner 2J
In total the rate should be in M/s, but k will have units of 1/M*s