We are asked what overall reaction consists of the following elementary steps.
Elementary steps are reactions that are part of an overall process.
What overall reaction consists of the following elementary steps?
ClO–(aq) + H2O(l) → HClO(aq) + OH–(aq)
I–(aq) + HClO(aq) → HIO(aq) + Cl–(aq)
OH–(aq) + HIO(aq) → H2O(l) + IO–(aq)
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