Pre-Equilibrium Approach

$K = \frac{k_{forward}}{k_{reverse}}$

Rhiannon Imbeah 2I
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Pre-Equilibrium Approach

In the Pre-Equilibrium approach is the 2nd step always the slow step?

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Re: Pre-Equilibrium Approach

A more accurate way of thinking of when to use the pre-equilibrium approach would be if the first step of the mechanism is the fast.