Reaction rates and rate laws

4 videos
In this tutorial, we will examine the rates of chemical reactions and learn how to write rate laws.

Introduction to kinetics

VIDEO 15:27 minutes
Kinetics, activation energy, activated complex and catalysts.

Rate of reaction

VIDEO 9:14 minutes
Definition of reaction rate, and examples of calculating the average rate of reaction.

Rate law and reaction order

VIDEO 10:39 minutes
Using method of initial rates to determine the order of a reaction.

Experimental determination of rate laws

VIDEO 12:28 minutes
Example using initial rates to find the order in each reactant, the overall order, and the rate constant k.