The integrated rate law for a first-order reaction is as follows:
[A]t = concentration at time t
k = rate constant
t = time
[A]0 = initial concentration
The decomposition of sulfuryl chloride (SO2Cl2) is a first-order process. The rate constant for the decomposition at 660 K is 4.5 x 10–2 s–1. At what time will the partial pressure of SO2Cl2 decline to one-tenth its initial value?
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