The proposed mechanism for a reaction is:
I2 => 2 I
I + H2 => H2I slow
H2I + I => 2 HI fast
Which of the following would be a rate law for the reaction?
a) rate = k[I2] b) rate = k[I][H2] c) rate = k[I]^2 d) rate = k[I2]^1/2[H2] e) rate = k[I2][H2]
about 1 year ago •