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Concept: Balancing Chemical Reactions

Problem: How would you balance the following equation: Fe + O 2 → Fe2O3?

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Check the number of elements in each side and balance it.

Unbalanced Chemical Reaction: Fe + O2 → Fe2O3

Balancing the chemical reaction: 

1. Balance the non oxygen and non hydrogen elements first: Fe (2 on both sides)

Fe + O2 → Fe2O3  

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How would you balance the following equation: Fe + O 2 → Fe2O3?

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