We’re asked to determine the balanced equation for the reaction between methane (CH4) and oxygen (O2).
Unbalanced Chemical Reaction:
Gas → (g)
Liquid → (l)
Solid → (s)
CH4(g) + O2(g) → CO2(g) + H2O(l)
C 1 C 1
H 4 H 2
O 2 O 3
How would you balance the following equation: CH 4 + O2 → CO2 + H2O?
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