Ch.3 - Chemical ReactionsWorksheetSee all chapters
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Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: 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.

Solution: 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.

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.

Solution

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

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