[H2O] omitted??

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Jonathan Pai 2I
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[H2O] omitted??

Postby Jonathan Pai 2I » Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:11 pm

Is water omitted in rate laws in aqueous solutions because the concentration of water is basically doesn't change because it is the solvent???

Sara Lakamsani 4D
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Re: [H2O] omitted??

Postby Sara Lakamsani 4D » Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:51 pm

Yes, because it is in such large excess

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Re: [H2O] omitted??

Postby mbaker4E » Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:53 pm

Yes, because water is present in all aqueous solutions is it implied that it is already present.

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