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Pre equilibrium approach

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:11 pm
by Ashley McClearnen 1B
How do you know which elementary step will be approximately at equilibrium?

Re: Pre equilibrium approach

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:14 pm
by emily gao 1C
the fast steps will be at equilibrium

Re: Pre equilibrium approach

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:43 pm
by Katelyn Pham 4E
Adding onto this, the slow step is the rate determining step.

Re: Pre equilibrium approach

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:46 pm
by Brian Hom 2F
The pre-equilibrium approach shows that the fast step before the slow step will be at equilibrium, while the slow step will be the rate determining step.