## Pre-equilibrium approach

$K = \frac{k_{forward}}{k_{reverse}}$

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### Pre-equilibrium approach

Can we only use the pre-equilibrium approach if we are given the observed rate for the overall reaction?

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### Re: Pre-equilibrium approach

You can use the pre-equilibrium approach to find the overall rate law if you know which step is slow.