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Determining the Rate, Elementary Rate Laws

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The following rate laws describe elementary reactions that are part of possible mechanisms.

Which of the following is the MOST likely to be the rate-determining step of the overall reaction?

A

$ \text{Rate} = k[A][B]$

B

$\text{Rate}=k{ [A] }^{ 2 }$

C

$\text{Rate} = k{ [C] }[D]$

D

$\text{Rate}=k{ [F] }^{ 2 }[G]$