## General Chemistry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning

# Chapter 21 - Chemistry of the Main-Group Elements - Questions and Problems - Page 929: 21.71

#### Answer

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#### Work Step by Step

We know that if air were present, the oxygen in the air would react with the coal. The chemical equation is given as $C+O_2\rightarrow CO_2$

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