Fill in the blanks.
A reducing agent is a chemical that causes the _________ of another chemical species by __________electrons to/from the other species. In the process of doing so, the reducing agent gets __________.
The answers in order are
(a) oxidation, taking, reduced
(b) reduction, giving, oxidized
(c) oxidation, giving, oxidized
(d) reduction, taking, reduced
(e) oxidation, taking, oxidized
(f) reduction, giving, reduced
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