Chemistry - C2 4.1 How Fast?

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Comparing the rates of everyday chemical reactions                                    

High Rate:

  • Firework exploding
  • Mentos in coke

Medium Rate:

  • Boiling egg
  • Baking sponge
  • Baking potato

Low Rate:

  • Cement (concrete hardening)
  • Tree
  • Rust

Defining rate of reaction

  • The rate of a chemical reaction can be found by measuring the amount of reactant used in a fixed time
  • Rate of reaction:                amount of reactant used
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