Use the rate laws given below to determine which reaction is most likely to occur in a single step.
a. 2NO2 + F2 → 2NO2F Rate = k[NO2] [F2]
b. H2 + Br2 → 2HBr Rate = k[H2] [Br]1/2
c. NO + O2 → NO2 + O Rate = k[NO] [O2]
d. NO2 + CO → NO + CO Rate = k[NO2]2
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