# For a gaseous phase reaction, rate of reaction is equal to K. CA . CB. If the volume of the reactor is suddenly reduced to 1/4th of its initial volume, then the rate of reaction compared to the original rate will be __________ times. (A) 8 (B) 16 (C) 1/8 (D) 1/16

For a gaseous phase reaction, rate of reaction is equal to K. CA . CB. If
the volume of the reactor is suddenly reduced to 1/4th of its initial volume,
then the rate of reaction compared to the original rate will be __________
times.
(A) 8
(B) 16
(C) 1/8
(D) 1/16

(B) 16

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