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## Chem GRE > Rate Laws > Flashcards

Flashcards in Rate Laws Deck (15)
1
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Zeroth Order Differential Rate Law

A

-d[A]/dt = k

2
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Zeroth Order Integrated Rate Law

A

[A] = [A0] - kt

3
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Zeroth Order Characteristic Kinetic Plot

A

[A] vs. t

slope = -k

4
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Half Life of Zeroth Order Reaction

A

[A0]/2k

5
Q

Units of Zeroth Order Rate Constant

A

Mole/L*sec

6
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First Order Differential Rate Law

A

-d[A]/dt = k[A]

7
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First Order Integrated Rate Law

A

[A] = [A0] exp(-kt)

8
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First Order Characteristic Linear Plot

A

ln[A] vs t

slope = -k

9
Q

Half Life of First Order Reaction

A

ln(2)/k

10
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Units of First Order Rate Constant

A

1/sec

11
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Second Order Differential Rate Law

A

-d[A]/dt = k[A]^2

12
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Second Order Integrated Rate Law

A

[A] = [A0]/(1+kt[A0])

13
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Second Order Characteristic Linear Plot

A

1/[A] vs t

slope = k

14
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Half Life of Second Order Reaction

A

1/k[A0]

15
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Units of Second Order Rate Constant

A

L/mole*sec