# Some Q's

1. May 31, 2005

### BH20

What would be the effect of an increase in temp on the rate constant of
a) the forward reaction
b) reverse reaction

and my second Q is..why is it important to specify the temp when giving a value for Ke?

Thanks

2. Jun 1, 2005

### Ouabache

You may want to elaborate on your questions. Example, are you referring to chemical reactions? Just to give you a hint, it is a good idea to describe how you would answer the questions or what you don't understand about them. Then we can help steer you in the right direction.

3. Jun 2, 2005

### The Bob

Going further upon what Ouabache has said, the answer to the first question depends on what the $\Delta H$ of the system is. It is not possible to say that this will happen to the forward reaction because you do not know if it is exothermic or endothermic.

Am I to assume that this is a question related to dynamic equilibrium???