Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 10 months ago

When reactants collide with one another, two things must be true in order for them to eventually form products. What two things must be true?

3 Answers

  • 10 months ago

    Collision theory ....

    1. Molecules must collide in order to react.

    2. Molecules must collide with a combined energy equal to or greater than the activation energy.

    3. Molecules must collide in an efficient orientation in order to react.

  • Judy
    Lv 7
    10 months ago

    They both must be ions and the have to be one negative ion  and a positive ion

  • 10 months ago

    The collision must occur with enough energy and the proper orientation,

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