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Decomposition Reaction


A decomposition reaction is a type of chemical reaction in which a single compound breaks down into two or more elements or new compounds. These reactions often involve an energy source such as heat, light, catalyst or electricity that breaks apart the bonds of compounds.

Learning Objectives

After completing this module, you will be able to:
- Explain a decomposition reaction.
- Explain the roles of the different parameters used to initiate and speed up decomposition reactions.

Keywords Catalyst , Thermostable , Molecules
Controller Required Yes
Languages English - US , English - UK , 中文 , عربي
Domain K-12
Topic Code MS200319
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