# Problem: You may want to reference (Pages 85 - 87) Section 3.1 while completing this problem.Balance the following equations: NH4NO3(s) → N2(g) + O2(g) + H2O(g)

###### FREE Expert Solution

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.

2NH4NO3(s) 2N2(g) + O2(g) + 4H2O(g)

reactants               products

N - 2  4                     N - 2  4

###### Problem Details

You may want to reference (Pages 85 - 87) Section 3.1 while completing this problem.

Balance the following equations: NH4NO3(s) → N2(g) + O2(g) + H2O(g)