Problem: Consider the unbalanced equation for the combustion of hexane:C6H14(g) + O2(g) → CO2(g) + H2O(g)Balance the equation.

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Balance C:

C6H14(g) + O2(g) → 6 CO2(g) + H2O(g)

Balance H:

C6H14(g) + O2(g) → 6 CO2(g) + 7 H2O(g)

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Consider the unbalanced equation for the combustion of hexane:
C6H14(g) + O2(g) → CO2(g) + H2O(g)

Balance the equation.

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