## Microscopic Reversibilty

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

Nahelly Alfaro-2C
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### Microscopic Reversibilty

I'm still confused about what microscopic reversibility is and when this type reversibility is applied?

Alana Sur 3B
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### Re: Microscopic Reversibilty

I think macroscopic reversibility is when one assumes that the intermediates of a forward and reverse reaction are the same. This occurs when the rate constant of the forward reaction is much larger than that of the reverse reaction