Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Rate of Constant

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    The rate constant for the reaction Cl+ Cl3CH-> HCl + CCl3 is 5.8E+7M to the negative 1 s to the negative 1 at 25 degrees C and has an activation energy of 11.0KJoule/mol. Calculate the rate constant for this reaction in the lower stratosphere where the temperature is -57 degrees C.

    Show all work and steps to the problem.
    Thanks

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com February 24, 2021, 2:34 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/chemistry/chemical-kinetics/rate-constant-29733

    Solution Preview

    You need to use the Arrhenius equation:

    k = Ae^(Ea/RT)

    k is the rate constant, A is a constant, Ea is the activation energy, R is the ideal gas constant (8.31 J mol-1 ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution is given step-by-step.

    $2.19

    ADVERTISEMENT