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Problem: In this reaction, which substance behaves as the oxidizing agent?Pb (s) + PbO2 (s) + 2 H2SO4 → 2 PbSO4 (s) + 2 H2O (l)(A) Pb(B) PbSO4(C) PbO2(D) H2SO4

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In this reaction, which substance behaves as the oxidizing agent?

Pb (s) + PbO(s) + 2 H2SO4 → 2 PbSO(s) + 2 H2O (l)

(A) Pb

(B) PbSO4

(C) PbO2

(D) H2SO4

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