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The rate constant of the reaction between CO2 and OH - in aqueous solution to give the HCO3- ion is 1.5 1010 1/(M·s) at 25°C. Determine the rate constant at blood temperature (37°C), given that the activation energy for the reaction is 38 kJ/mol.

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    Can't you use the Arrhenius equation?

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    I did that for both temperatures and divided both of them by each other but my answer is incorrect.

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    i got the answer!

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