order of reaction

Asked by  | 20th Jul, 2008, 02:57: PM

Expert Answer:

The power to which the concentration term of a particular reactant in the rate law is raised is called the order of reaction.with respect to that reactant and the sum of all powers to which all the concentration terms in the rate law are raised to express the observed rate of reaction is called overall order of recation.

Answered by  | 20th Jul, 2008, 04:22: PM

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