Catalyst

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Cristian Carrasco 1F
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Catalyst

Postby Cristian Carrasco 1F » Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:34 pm

How does a catalyst affect the reaction rate ?

Janine Chan 2K
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Re: Catalyst

Postby Janine Chan 2K » Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:41 pm

Catalysts increase the rate of reaction by providing a new pathway for the reaction with a lower activation energy.

aaron tang 2K
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Re: Catalyst

Postby aaron tang 2K » Wed Mar 14, 2018 1:02 am

Catalysts speed up reactions (k) by lowering activation energy. They also provide a new pathway for reactions, and these new pathways have lower activation energy.


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