Problem: Chlorine reacts with oxygen to form Cl2O7 (l).PrefixMeaningMono-1Di-2Tri-3Tetra-4Penta-5Hexa-6Hepta-7Octa-8Nona-9Deca-10Write a balanced equation for the formation Cl2O7 (l) from the elements.

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  • Cl2Ois composed of Cl and O atoms. The standard form of these elements are the diatomic gases C2 (g) and O2 (g)
  • Unbalanced equation will appear as:

Cl2 (g) + O2 (g) → Cl2O(l)

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Chlorine reacts with oxygen to form Cl2O7 (l).


PrefixMeaning
Mono-1
Di-2
Tri-3
Tetra-4
Penta-5
Hexa-6
Hepta-7
Octa-8
Nona-9
Deca-10


Write a balanced equation for the formation Cl2O7 (l) from the elements.

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