# Problem: Write balanced chemical equations to correspond to each of the following descriptions.When solid potassium chlorate is heated, it decomposes to form solid potassium chloride and oxygen gas.

###### FREE Expert Solution

Reactant:

solid potassium chlorate → KClO3(s)

Products:

solid potassium chloride → KCl(s)

oxygen gas → O2(g)

###### Problem Details

Write balanced chemical equations to correspond to each of the following descriptions.

When solid potassium chlorate is heated, it decomposes to form solid potassium chloride and oxygen gas.