Problem: Classify the following actions based on how they would affect a reaction rate. decrease the concentration of a reactant increase the temperature add a catalyst decrease the surface area of a solid reactant

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1. decrease the concentration of a reactant

concentration = ↓ collisions = rate decreases

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Classify the following actions based on how they would affect a reaction rate. 

decrease the concentration of a reactant 

increase the temperature 

add a catalyst 

decrease the surface area of a solid reactant

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