General Method of Plotting Kinetic Data for Reactions of Any Order

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Science  08 Sep 1961:
Vol. 134, Issue 3480, pp. 676-677
DOI: 10.1126/science.134.3480.676


A method is presented for obtaining from kinetic experiments both order of reaction and rate constant by means of a single straight-line graph, in contrast to previous methods, which require several steps including more than one graph or repeated trial-and-error calculations whenever there is no prior knowldege of the order of reaction