Problem: Balance the following equations.Al4C3(s) + H2O(l) → Al2O3(s) + CH4(g)

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When balancing chemical equations the number of atoms of each element must be the same for both sides (reactants and products) of the chemical equation.

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Al4C3(s) + 6H2O(l) → 2Al2O3(s) + 3CH4(g)

reactants                                    products

Al - 4                                           Al - 2 4

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Balance the following equations.

Al4C3(s) + H2O(l) → Al2O3(s) + CH4(g)

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