Problem: Consider the following balanced redox reaction: 3CuO(s) + 2NH3(aq) → N2(g) + 3H2O(l) + 3Cu(s)Which of the following statements is true?a) CuO(s) is the oxidizing agent and copper is oxidized.b) CuO(s) is the oxidizing agent and copper is reduced.c) CuO(s) is the reducing agent and copper is oxidized.d) CuO(s) is the reducing agent and copper is reduced.e) CuO(s) is the oxidizing agent and N2(g) is the reducing agent.

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Consider the following balanced redox reaction: 

3CuO(s) + 2NH3(aq) → N2(g) + 3H2O(l) + 3Cu(s)

Which of the following statements is true?

a) CuO(s) is the oxidizing agent and copper is oxidized.

b) CuO(s) is the oxidizing agent and copper is reduced.

c) CuO(s) is the reducing agent and copper is oxidized.

d) CuO(s) is the reducing agent and copper is reduced.

e) CuO(s) is the oxidizing agent and N2(g) is the reducing agent.

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