Problem: Enter a balanced equation for the reaction of NaCH3COO (also written as NaC2H3O2) and HCl.

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Reactant:

 NaCH3COO

▪ sodium → group 1A → +1 charge → K+ 

▪ acetate → polyatomic ion → -1 charge → CH3COO-


HCl

▪ hydroge → +1 charge → H+

▪ chlorine → group 7A → –1 charge → Cl 

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Enter a balanced equation for the reaction of NaCH3COO (also written as NaC2H3O2) and HCl.

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