Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals - Exercises - Page 992: 22.26b


$Mg (s) + H_{2}O (g) → MgO (s) + H_{2} (g)$

Work Step by Step

Magnesium metal reacts with steam at high temperature to form magnesium oxide and releases hydrogen gas.
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