Chemistry 12th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0078021510
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-151-0

Chapter 4 - Reactions in Aqueous Solutions - Questions & Problems: 4.39

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We know that the most active metals are at the top of the periodic table, and the least active are at the bottom. We also know that each element is able to displace the elements below it to form a solution. In a redox reaction, the most active metal will reduce the less active metal.
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