Problem: Consider the following reaction:2NO(g) + 2H2(g) → N2 (g) + 2H2O(g)If the rate constant for this reaction at 1000 K is 6.0 x 104 M-2 s-1, what is the reaction rate when [NO] = 3.10×10−2 M and [H2 ] = 1.60×10−2 M?

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M-2 s-1 → unit of rate constant suggests that overall order is 3rd order

Rate law will appear as:

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Consider the following reaction:

2NO(g) + 2H2(g) → N2 (g) + 2H2O(g)

If the rate constant for this reaction at 1000 K is 6.0 x 104 M-2 s-1, what is the reaction rate when [NO] = 3.10×10−2 M and [H2 ] = 1.60×10−2 M?

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