Unit 10:  Chemical Kinetics
Rates of Reaction
Methods of Measuring Reaction Rates
Factors That Affect Reaction Rates
Activation Energy and the Activated Complex
Collision Theory
Collision Geometry
Why Is There An Activation Energy Barrier?
Effects of Catalysts on the Activation Energy
Reaction Rate Law
Experimental Determination of Reaction Order
Enzymes, Biological Catalysts
Why Do Catalysts Work?
Relationship Between the Activation Energies of Opposing Reactions
Reaction Mechanisms
Rate Determining Step
Deduction of Rate Law from Mechanisms