Proposed Reaction Mechanisms

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Proposed Reaction Mechanisms

Postby Abigail Yap 2K » Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:18 pm

How do we know if our proposed reaction mechanism is the correct one?

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Re: Proposed Reaction Mechanisms

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:43 pm

The best support for a proposed reaction mechanism is if the reactants in the slow step rate law match the reactants in the overall rate law.

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