Sub: Chemistry

Topic: GeneralChemistry

Question:
Consider the reaction, H2(g) + I2(g) → 2HI(g). The rate constant for the formation of HI is 2.7 x 10-4 L/(mol.s) at 600 K and 3.5 x 10-3 L/(mol.s) at 650 K. Find the activation energy [Ea].
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Solution:
k1 = 2.7 x 10-4 L/(mol.s) k2 = 3.5 x 10 L/(mol.s) Gas constant, R = 8.314 J/(mol.K)
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T1 = 600 K T2 = 650 K

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Sub: Chemistry

Topic: GeneralChemistry

Therefore the activation energy of the reaction is

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