Problem: The gas-phase reaction, A2 + B2 → 2AB, proceeds by bimolecular collisions between A2 and B2 molecules. If the concentrations of both A2 and B2 are doubled, the reaction rate will change by a factor of A) 1/2 B) √2 C) 2 D) 4

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The gas-phase reaction, A2 + B2 → 2AB, proceeds by bimolecular collisions between A2 and B2 molecules. If the concentrations of both A2 and B2 are doubled, the reaction rate will change by a factor of

A) 1/2

B) √2

C) 2

D) 4

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