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Concept: Balancing Chemical Reactions

Problem: Balance the following equations.  Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer.(c) AlCl3 (s) + Ca3N2 (s) → AlN(s) + CaCl2 (s)

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We are asked to balance the following equation: AlCl3 (s) + Ca3N2 (s) → AlN(s) + CaCl(s)


Balance Ca:

AlCl3 (s) + Ca3N2 (s) → AlN(s) + 3 CaCl(s)


Balance N:

AlCl3 (s) + Ca3N2 (s) →2  AlN(s) + 3 CaCl(s)


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Balance the following equations.  Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer.


(c) AlCl3 (s) + Ca3N2 (s) → AlN(s) + CaCl(s)

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