law for a reaction

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Debbie HarryDebbie Harry Staff asked 5 years ago

The rate law for a reaction is

rate = k[A][B]2

Which one of the following statements is

The reaction is second order in B.

A) k is the reaction rate constant

B) The reaction is second order overall.

C) If [B] is doubled, the reaction rate will increase by a factor of 4.

D) The reaction is first order in A.

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Selena TateSelena Tate Staff answered 5 years ago

The rate law for a reaction is
rate = k[A][B]2
Which one of the following statements is
The reaction is second order in B.
Solution:
The reaction is second order overall.