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Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: The following data show the rate constant of a reaction measured at several different temperatures. Temperature (K) Rate Constant (1/s) 310 0.190 320 0.544 330 1.46 340 3.70 350 8.89 Use an Arrhenius plot to determine the activation barrier for the reaction.

Problem
The following data show the rate constant of a reaction measured at several different temperatures.

Temperature (K) Rate Constant (1/s)
310 0.190
320 0.544
330 1.46
340 3.70
350 8.89

Use an Arrhenius plot to determine the activation barrier for the reaction.