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Mello Group Title

H2SO3+Ca(OH)2=???+H2 ((Complete and balance the equation))

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  1. jwheele1 Group Title
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    one sec

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  2. jwheele1 Group Title
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    H2SO3+Ca(OH)2=???+H2 2 H 2 1 S 0 3 O 3 1 Ca 0 2 (OH) 0 2 H 2

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    start with that

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  4. Mello Group Title
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    @jwheele1 what? Sorry, I dont understand

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  5. jwheele1 Group Title
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    well all i did was tell you how many of each element or polyatomic ion were on each side. I can help you balance it but i dont know how to fill in the question mark part =(

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    oh i see, thanks anyway

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    H2SO3 is sulfurous acid, Ca(OH)2 is calium hydroxide, a base. A reaction between an acid and base always produces water and some kind of salt. the H+ from the acid and the OH- from the base form water. The other product will be some combination of calcium (+2) and sulfite (-2). Balancing comes after getting the reactants and products correct first.

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    CaSO4.

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    H2SO3+Ca(OH)2=CaSO4+H2 2 H 2 1 S 1 3 O 4 1 Ca 1 2 (OH) 0 2 H 2

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    Now, you can balance

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    That cant be right becaus there is no OH on the right side....or did you break it up somehow?

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    Along with the H+ ion, the hydroxide goes into making water. H_2O and H-OH are the same thing

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    CaSO3, not CaSO4. calcium sulfITE is the product, not calcium sulfATE

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    sorry .

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    okey dokey...like i mentioned earlier...I am NO chemist, lol

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