Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321910419
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Chapter 3 - Chemical Reactions and Reaction Stoichiometry - Exercises - Page 114: 3.22c


$3Mg(s)+N_2(g)\rightarrow Mg_3N_2(S)$ This is combination.

Work Step by Step

$Mg(s)+N_2(g)\rightarrow Mg_3N_2(S)$ This is a combination reaction because two elements are combining to form a compound. Add a coefficient of 3 to $Mg$ to balance the equation. $3Mg(s)+N_2(g)\rightarrow Mg_3N_2(S)$
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