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The Truth About Collisions That Cause Reactions

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Which of the following is NOT true about collisions that successfully convert reactants to products?

A

In a reaction mechanism, successful collisions that occur more quickly are less likely to influence the overall rate of the reaction.

B

These collisions are largely temperature ​independent if the proper catalyst is used.

C

Successful collisions must have sufficient energy to overcome activation energy barriers.

D

Successful collisions must have orientations that allow the molecules to rearrange in the correct manner.