Explore BrainMass

Rate of Certain Reactions

Heating a reaction mixture increases the rate of a certain reaction but decreases the yield of product from the reaction. Why or why not?

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com July 16, 2018, 12:50 am ad1c9bdddf

Solution Preview

The statement can be true and is very common. Increasing the temperature of a reaction will increase the rate at which the reaction proceeds. However many reactions require a slow process to get ...

Solution Summary

121 words.