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The rate of a chemical reaction is the speed at which a chemical reaction proceeds. It is usually expressed as the change in concentration of reactants/products over time.
For a chemical reaction:
A → B
Rate = k[A]
k is the rate constant. It is a proportionality constant in the rate expression that links the rate of reaction to the concentrations of reactants.
Does the rate constant have the same units as the rate?
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