11SCI - Chemical Tūhura
Understanding the rate of reaction is very important in Pūtaiao we need to be able to control it when performing reactions on an industrial scale.
It can be defined as the rate at which products are produced OR reactants are used up.
Here are two ways we can measure the rate of reaction:
Can you think of any others?
Method is on Google Classroom
When measuring the amount of gas produced, the volume goes up over time so the graph should look like this:
When measuring the amount of mass lost, the mass goes down so the graph should look like this:
Method is on Google Classroom - please open it up, read it and come to the demo bench!