Arrhenius Equation

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Delaney Smith 1C
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Arrhenius Equation

Postby Delaney Smith 1C » Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:28 pm

What is the importance of the Arrhenius equation? What are you trying to find using this equation?

Ryan Yoon 1L
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Re: Arrhenius Equation

Postby Ryan Yoon 1L » Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:32 pm

You can determine the activation energy given the rate constant, temperature, and A with the Arrhenius equation

Andres Merlos 2L
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Re: Arrhenius Equation

Postby Andres Merlos 2L » Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:44 pm

With factors like temperature, frequency of collisions, catalyst presence, and activation energy, you can determine the rate of reaction.

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Re: Arrhenius Equation

Postby Chantel_2I » Mon Mar 09, 2020 2:46 pm

It relates the equilibrium constant, k, to temperature, activation energy, and A. Given any 3 of these, you could find the other variable.

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Re: Arrhenius Equation

Postby kristi le 2F » Tue Mar 10, 2020 12:56 am

Through graphing the Arrhenius equation, we can see that the slope of the Arrhenius plot is proportional to the activation energy. A higher activation energy indicates a stronger temperature dependence of the rate constant.


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