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emilyoo
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predicting products of chemical reactions: i need explanation...magnesium bromide+chlorine
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predicting products of chemical reactions: i need explanation...magnesium bromide+chlorine
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MgBr2 + Cl2 SingleDisplacement! MgCl2 + Br2
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emilyoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
first how would u write this as a balanced equation? wouldnt it be mgbr2+cl ?
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emilyoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how is it cl2?
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pottersheep Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So, MgBr2 + Cl2 => MgCl2 + Br2
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pottersheep Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Chlorine on its own is diatomic :) There are a few elements that are diatomic like that
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emilyoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh is bromine one of them?
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pottersheep Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Actually there are 7. Yep bromine is one too :)
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http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/90/Diatomic_molecules_periodic_table.svg/300pxDiatomic_molecules_periodic_table.svg.png those are the ones
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emilyoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
then do i need to balance the equation
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emilyoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
since mgbr2 is neutral and cl2 has charge of 2?
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pottersheep Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Technically, yes. But look at the equation, we're lucky. It turned out balanced
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pottersheep Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Each Cl has a charge of 1
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pottersheep Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
but theres two of them
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emilyoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh do you balance the equation after you write out the reaction
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emilyoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok thank you!!
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pottersheep Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
good luck
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