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What is the order of reaction for Phenolphthalein?

  1. Oct 12, 2008 #1
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    Thanks! I think it is first order but need some verification.
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  3. Oct 12, 2008 #2


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    What reaction? Combustion? One of the four acid/base equilibria? Or some fancy organic modification?

    Not that I will be able to answer, but at the moment even someone with PhDenoloftalein degree won't help.
  4. Oct 12, 2008 #3
    I should have specified, but the phenolphthalein was mixed with OH-, that still might not be enough information needed.
  5. Oct 12, 2008 #4
    I think you need to have 2 of the following to be able to find order of reaction.

    Reaction Rate, Time and Concentration.
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