Thursday, November 14, 2013

General Characteristics Of Catalytic Reactions

  • The catalyst remains unchanged in amount and chemical composition at the end of the reaction.
  • A small quantity of the catalyst is required.
  • The catalyst does not initiate the reaction. It increase the rate of chemical reaction only.
  • The catalyst does not change the equilibrium constant.
  • The catalyst is generally specific in its action.

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