Chemistry 9th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1133611095
ISBN 13: 978-1-13361-109-7

Chapter 4 - Types of Chemical Reactions and Solution Stoichiometry - Review Questions - Page 179: 10


We determine what has been oxidized by determining if it has gained electrons. We determine what has been reduced by determining if it lost electrons. We change the coefficients of oxidized and reduced compounds similar to how we balance equations.

Work Step by Step

After we balance electrons, we must balance the rest of the reactants and products that were not oxidized or reduced.
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