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5.1 Day 4 Prelab

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    1. How can the reaction rate be measured?.

    2. Describe the Arrehenius equation?

    3. Describe the concept of pre-exponential factor.

    4. What is the activation energy?


    5.-The rate constant for the decomposition of a certain substance is 2.80x10−3 dm3mol−1s−1 at 30 Celcius and 1.38x10−2 dm3 mol−1s−1 at 50 Celcius. Evaluate the Arrhenius parameters of the reaction.

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    5.35 / 5.35U Introduction to Experimental Chemistry
    Fall 2012


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