The thermal decomposition of nitrous oxide (N2O) in the gas phase at 1030oK is studied in a constant volume vessel at various initial pressures of N2O. The half-life data so obtained are as follows:
po (mm Hg) 52.5 139 290 360
t1/2 (sec) 860 470 255 212
2N_2O → 2N_2 + O_2
Determine the rate equation that fits the data.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:41 pm ad1c9bdddf
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