Problem: For each of the following balanced oxidation-reduction reactions, (i) identify the oxidation numbers for all the elements in the reactants and products and (ii) state the total number of electrons transferred in each reaction.(a) I2O5(s) + 5 CO(g) → I2(s) + 5 CO2(g)

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For each of the following balanced oxidation-reduction reactions, (i) identify the oxidation numbers for all the elements in the reactants and products and (ii) state the total number of electrons transferred in each reaction.

(a) I2O5(s) + 5 CO(g) → I2(s) + 5 CO2(g)

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