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Concept: Balancing Chemical Reactions

Problem: Write a balanced equation for the complete combustion of table sugar (sucrose, C12H22O11). Use H2O(l) in the balanced chemical equation because the metabolism of this compound produces liquid water.

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The combustion of glucose using oxygen gas produces carbon dioxide gas and liquid water. The chemical equation is:

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Write a balanced equation for the complete combustion of table sugar (sucrose, C12H22O11). Use H2O(l) in the balanced chemical equation because the metabolism of this compound produces liquid water.

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