Frequency factor units

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Katherine Grillo 1B
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Frequency factor units

Postby Katherine Grillo 1B » Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:15 pm

What would the units of the frequency factor be?

Lily Benitez 2G
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Re: Frequency factor units

Postby Lily Benitez 2G » Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:18 pm

A would have the same units of k. So depending on what order the reaction is the units vary.

Ruiting Jia 4D
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Re: Frequency factor units

Postby Ruiting Jia 4D » Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:11 pm

I've found that it's sometimes M^-2 * s^-1 because it uses the same units as the rate constant.


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