The rate constant (k) for the rate of decomposition of N2O5 to NO and O2 in the gas phase:
2 N2O5(g) → 4 NO(g) + 3 O2(g)
is 1.66 M-1s-1 at 650. K and 7.39 M-1s-1 at 700. K. Assuming this reaction obeys the Arrhenius equation, calculate the activation energy.
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