Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous ReactionsWorksheetSee all chapters
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Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: 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 age

Problem

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