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Relation between chemical kinetics and chemical equilibrium

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Oxidation of naphthalene with KMnO4

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2 answers
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Effect of Zn dust reduction of phenolic -OH group on other groups

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Reaction of phenol and zinc dust

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Oxidation state of tungsten in W3O8

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Elimination reaction of 1-bromo-2-phenylcyclopentane

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2 answers
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Statistical model of ligand substitution

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1 answer
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Why does the binding of DMSO to metal via the S atom (k-S) strengthen the S=O bond?

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1 answer
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How to interpret the relation between CO stretch frequencies and backbonding strength for polycarbonyl compounds?

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1 answer
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What is the exact definition of the radial distribution function?

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3 answers
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Does negative sign of s-orbital exist?

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Why the colour of KMnO4 at the end point of titration may disappear after some time?

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2 answers
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How to name compounds with more than one spiro atom and cyclic compounds with more than two fused rings?

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1 answer
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Elimination of OH from spirocyclic compounds

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3 answers
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Mechanism with hypohalite in haloform reaction

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2 answers
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Is Biotin water-soluble or fat soluble?

5 votes
1 answer
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Why is 5,6-dimethylidenecyclohexa-1,3-diene non-aromatic?

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1 answer
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Reaction of chloroform, resorcinol and strong base

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1 answer
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Why is the spectroscopic entropy of carbon monooxide higher than that of nitrogen?

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Explanation of the trans-effect (thermodynamic and kinetic) for octahedral transition metal complexes

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1 answer
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Why is the trans-effect of nitrile ion (cyanide) weaker than acetonitrile (methyl cyanide) in octahedral chromium complexes?

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Order of dipole moments of chlorine substituted methane (CH3Cl, CH2Cl2, CHCl3, CCl4) [duplicate]

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Comparison of the rate of SN1 and SN2 reaction

3 votes
3 answers
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Why oxides with the element in higher oxidation state are more acidic

3 votes
2 answers
573 views

Deriving rate law from a reaction mechanism for a chain reaction using steady-state approximation

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Why is the 2-bond (Sn-H) coupling constant larger than the 3-bond Sn-H coupling constant for tetraethyltin?

3 votes
1 answer
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Can rate constant depend upon the concentration of reactants (or other species involved in the reaction)?

3 votes
1 answer
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Photodissociated iodine laser and population inversion

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How far does the delocalisation (resonance) effects for substituents extend for a conjugated system?

2 votes
1 answer
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Equilibrium with an E2 step