Problem: Write the balanced chemical equations that correspond to each of the following descriptions.Phosphine, PH3(g), combusts in oxygen gas to form water vapor and solid tetraphosphorus decaoxide.

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  • For the reactants side, the compounds are phosphine (PH3 (g)) and oxygen gas (O2 (g)).

  • Products produced are water vapor (H2O (g)) and tetraphosphorus decaoxide (P4O10 (g)).

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

Phosphine, PH3(g), combusts in oxygen gas to form water vapor and solid tetraphosphorus decaoxide.

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