Ch.13 - Chemical KineticsSee all chapters
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Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: Give the characteristic of a first order reaction having only one reactant.  A. The rate of the reaction is not proportional to the concentration of the reactant. B. The rate of the reaction is proportional to the square of the concentration of the reactant. C. The rate of the reaction is proportional to the square root of the concentration of the reactant. D. The rate of the reaction is proportional to the natural logarithm of the concentration of the reactant.  E. The rate of the reaction is directly proportional to the concentration of the reactant. 

Problem

Give the characteristic of a first order reaction having only one reactant. 

A. The rate of the reaction is not proportional to the concentration of the reactant.

B. The rate of the reaction is proportional to the square of the concentration of the reactant.

C. The rate of the reaction is proportional to the square root of the concentration of the reactant.

D. The rate of the reaction is proportional to the natural logarithm of the concentration of the reactant. 

E. The rate of the reaction is directly proportional to the concentration of the reactant.