Problem: In the reaction 2NO2 → 2NO + O 2 given that the rate law is v = k [NO 2]2 where v is the reaction rate or reaction velocity, calculate the rate coefficient rate constant), k, for the decomposition of nitrogen dioxide for a 0.039 M solution if the instantaneous rate of reaction is 1.3 x 10-13 mol L-1 s-1. 

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In the reaction 

2NO2 → 2NO + O 2 

given that the rate law is v = k [NO 2]2 

where v is the reaction rate or reaction velocity, calculate the rate coefficient rate constant), k, for the decomposition of nitrogen dioxide for a 0.039 M solution if the instantaneous rate of reaction is 1.3 x 10-13 mol L-1 s-1


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