Asked by Arash Ahmadi on Mar 10, 2024



According to collision theory, what must the molecules of reactants do in order for a reaction to occur?

A) Collide
B) Heat up
C) Be pressurized
D) Expand

Reactant Molecules

Reactants present at the onset of a chemical reaction, which are transformed to create the resulting compounds.

Reaction Occurrence

Refers to the event in which reactants transform into products during a chemical reaction.


To come into forceful contact with another object, often resulting in a transfer of energy or a physical change.

  • Implement the tenets of collision theory to understand the phenomena of chemical reactions.

Verified Answer

Shannette Rankin

Mar 10, 2024

Final Answer :
Explanation :
For a reaction to occur according to collision theory, the molecules of reactants must collide with sufficient energy and proper orientation.