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Name: Reaction Rates
ID: m12728
Language: English (en)
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Activation energy, Arrhenius, Chemical Kinetics, Chemical reaction half-life, Reaction mechanism, Reaction rate
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: John S. Hutchinson (
Copyright Holders: John S. Hutchinson (
Maintainers: John S. Hutchinson (, Jeffrey Silverman (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Mar 18, 2005 1:01 am +0000
Last revision to module: Aug 16, 2005 1:00 pm +0000


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Version History

Version: 1.2 Aug 16, 2005 1:00 pm +0000 by John S. Hutchinson
Repaired Figure 8a, which incorrectly pointed to Figure 8b.

Version: 1.1 Mar 25, 2005 3:11 pm +0000 by John S. Hutchinson
first version

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