Will increasing the surface are of the reactants increase or decrease the rate of a reaction?

1 Answer
Jun 6, 2018

Answer:

It will increase the rate of the reaction.

Explanation:

Increasing the surface area increases the rate of the reaction because there'll be more number of reactant molecules exposed for the reaction . This translates to an increase in number of successful collisions per unit time . Thus, higher reaction rate.

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