An instantaneous reaction rate is the rate at a particular moment:
Graphically, rate = slope → Use point-slope equation:
Rate at t = 75.0 mins:
The rate of disappearance of HCl was measured for the following reaction:
CH3OH(aq) + HCl(aq) CH3Cl(aq) + H2O(l)
The following data were collected:
|Time (min)||[HCl] (M)|
Determine the instantaneous rates in M/s at t = 75.0 min and t = 250 min.
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