Energy, Enzymes, and Catalysis Problem Set
Problem 4: An energy barrier separating reactions and products in a chemical reaction.
To overcome an energy barrier between reactants and products, energy must be provided to get the reaction started. This energy, which is recovered as the reaction proceeds, is called:
A. activation energy
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
University of Arizona
Wednesday, September 25, 1996
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