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# Problem: Balance the following redox reaction if it occurs in basic solution. What are the coefficients in front of Br2 and OH- in the balanced reaction? Br2(l) → BrO3-(aq) + Br-(aq) A) Br2 = 3, OH - = 6 B) Br2 = 3, OH - = 3 C) Br2 = 2, OH - = 5 D) Br2 = 1, OH - = 2 E) Br2 = 1, OH - = 6

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Balance the following redox reaction if it occurs in basic solution. What are the coefficients in front of Br2 and OH- in the balanced reaction?

Br2(l) → BrO3-(aq) + Br-(aq)

A) Br2 = 3, OH - = 6

B) Br2 = 3, OH = 3

C) Br2 = 2, OH - = 5

D) Br2 = 1, OH - = 2

E) Br2 = 1, OH - = 6

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