Problem: Aluminum wire is placed in a copper (II) nitrate solution. Express your answer as a chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer. Enter no reaction if there is no reaction.

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Aluminum wire will appear as Al(s) while copper (II) nitrate as Cu(NO3)2(aq)
We need to balance the oxidation states of Al (3+) and NO3 (-1) to form Al(NO3)3
Balanced equation of this reaction will appear as:



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Aluminum wire is placed in a copper (II) nitrate solution. Express your answer as a chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer. Enter no reaction if there is no reaction.


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