What is the difference between catalyst and catalysis?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 21st Jun, 2016, 12:07: PM

Expert Answer:

A catalyst is defined as a substance, which accelerates the rate of a chemical reaction and is itself unchanged and not consumed in the overall reaction. Catalysis is the phenomenon of altering the rate of a reaction with the help of a catalyst.

Answered by  | 21st Jun, 2016, 02:07: PM