The data given is plotted by lnk (y) vs. 1/T (x).
The rate constant for the gas-phase decomposition of N2O5,
N2O5 → 2NO2 + 1/2 O2
has the following temperature dependence:
Make the appropriate graph using these data, and determine the activation energy for this reaction.
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