transition state

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Ashley McClearnen 1B
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transition state

Postby Ashley McClearnen 1B » Wed Mar 13, 2019 4:59 pm

What is a transition state/activated complex?

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Re: transition state

Postby Celine Cheng 1H » Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:15 pm

It is when a reactant is bound to the catalyst (so in transition from reactant to product). On a free energy graph of a reaction, it is the highest point at the energy barrier.

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