Arrhenius Theory

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Alison Trinh 1E
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Arrhenius Theory

Postby Alison Trinh 1E » Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:55 pm

What is the Arrhenius Theory and how can we use it to model a reaction?

Jasleen Kahlon
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Re: Arrhenius Theory

Postby Jasleen Kahlon » Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:59 pm

Arrhenius theory states that acids dissociate in water to yield electrically charged atoms or molecules (ions), H+, and that bases ionize in water to yield hydroxide ions (OH−).

Nawal Dandachi 1G
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Re: Arrhenius Theory

Postby Nawal Dandachi 1G » Mon Mar 09, 2020 12:01 am

It basically states that acids ionize in water and produce H+ while bases ionize in water to produce OH-.

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Re: Arrhenius Theory

Postby Sreyes_1C » Mon Mar 09, 2020 1:51 am

from my understanding, the equation helps us account for the factors that impact the rate of a reaction that we don't see in the rate laws


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