Problem: Tell whether each of the reactions below is an oxidation, reduction or neither.

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Oxidation → electronegative atom attaches to the reactant

Reduction → removal of electronegative atom to the reactant

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  • -OH and -Cl attaches to the molecule

Hence, this is an Oxidation

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Tell whether each of the reactions below is an oxidation, reduction or neither.


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