Problem: What is the overall reaction order for this rate law: rate= k[A][B]?

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We’re being asked to determine the overall reaction order for the rate law: rate= k[A][B]


Recall that the rate law has a general form of:

rate law=kAxBy

k = rate constant
A & B = reactants
x & y = reactant orders


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What is the overall reaction order for this rate law: rate= k[A][B]?

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