Problem: The kinetics of the following second-order reaction were studied as a function of temperature: C2H5Br(aq) + OH–(aq) → C2H5OH(l) + Br–(aq)Temperature (oC)k (L/mol )258.81 x 10–5350.000285450.000854550.00239650.00633Determine the activation energy for the reaction.

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The kinetics of the following second-order reaction were studied as a function of temperature: C2H5Br(aq) + OH(aq) → C2H5OH(l) + Br(aq)

Temperature (oC)(L/mol )
258.81 x 10–5
350.000285
450.000854
550.00239
650.00633
Determine the activation energy for the reaction.

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