# A chemistry book lists the rate constant for a reaction as 34.5 #(1)/(M*s)#. What is the overall order of the reaction?

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Is this a trick question? Is it even possible to find the overall order with just the rate constant?

Is this a trick question? Is it even possible to find the overall order with just the rate constant?

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May 12, 2017

#### Answer:

Yes, it's possible.

#### Explanation:

You are told the units for the rate constant **second order reaction**.

Here is a good link to use to read up on units for first, second, and third order reactions.