OpenStudy (anonymous):

Write the complete balanced equation for the following reaction: CH3CH2OH + O2 yields CO2 + H2O @ganeshie8 ?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@Preetha

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

CH3CH2OH+3O2-----> 2CO2 +3H2O

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

You sure?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

yeah..... just count

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Okay xD just wanted you to explain, thanks

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

H... in the left side you have 6

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

so you need to multiply H2O by 3 to get 6H

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

then c you have 2 C in the left so you need to multiply CO2 by2

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

oh okay, I understand now, thank you!

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

last O2 CH3CH2OH+ O2 ----> 2CO2 +3H2O in the right side you have 7 (4 in co2 and 3 in H2O) so you need 7 in the left side..... WY

2 years ago
Similar Questions: