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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: A reaction is found to have a rate constant of 12.5 s -1 at 25.0 degrees Celsius. When you heat the reaction up by ten degrees Celsius, the rate of the reaction exactly doubles. What is the activation energy for this reaction in kJ/mol? A. 52.9 B. 59.6 C. 62.7 D. 140 E. 523

Problem

A reaction is found to have a rate constant of 12.5 s -1 at 25.0 degrees Celsius. When you heat the reaction up by ten degrees Celsius, the rate of the reaction exactly doubles. What is the activation energy for this reaction in kJ/mol?

A. 52.9

B. 59.6

C. 62.7

D. 140

E. 523