## Ratio of Rate constants = equilibrium constant, K

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

Cecilia Jardon 1I
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### Ratio of Rate constants = equilibrium constant, K

In the equation (k/k') = K(eq. constant). Is the K (eq. constant) the same K as used in an acid/base rxn?

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### Re: Ratio of Rate constants = equilibrium constant, K

Yes, it is. K = the concentration of products over the concentration or reactants, which is also used in acids and bases