3.3 Chapter 14 Chemical Kinetics (inked 1)

3.3 Chapter 14 Chemical Kinetics (inked 1) - Chemical...

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Chemical Kinetics: Ch. 14 14-1 The Rate of a Chemical Reaction 14-2 Measuring Reaction Rates 14-3 Effect of Concentration on Reaction Rates: The Rate Law 14-4 Zero-Order Reactions 14-5 First-Order Reactions 14-6 Second-Order Reactions 14-7 Reaction Kinetics: A Summary Chemical Kinetics 14-8 Theoretical Models for Chemical Kinetics 14-9 The Effect of Temperature on Rates 14-10 Reaction Mechanisms 14-11 Catalysis • Concerned with the speed (or rate) at which chemical reactions take place and the mechanisms by which they occur. •A reaction mechanism is the step by step sequence of chemical events by which reactant molecules are turned into product molecules. • The rate at which a reaction proceeds depends on the mechanism, so by measuring rates we can hope to better understand mechanisms! What is Chemical Kinetics? 14-1 The Rate of a Chemical Reaction • Rate of change of concentration with respect to time. 2 Fe
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2011 for the course SCIENCE CHEM 120 taught by Professor Fenster during the Winter '11 term at McGill.

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3.3 Chapter 14 Chemical Kinetics (inked 1) - Chemical...

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