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emilyoo
 3 years ago
predicting products of chemical reactions: i need explanation...magnesium bromide+chlorine
emilyoo
 3 years ago
predicting products of chemical reactions: i need explanation...magnesium bromide+chlorine

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pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1MgBr2 + Cl2 SingleDisplacement! MgCl2 + Br2

emilyoo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first how would u write this as a balanced equation? wouldnt it be mgbr2+cl ?

pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So, MgBr2 + Cl2 => MgCl2 + Br2

pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Chlorine on its own is diatomic :) There are a few elements that are diatomic like that

emilyoo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh is bromine one of them?

pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Actually there are 7. Yep bromine is one too :)

pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/90/Diatomic_molecules_periodic_table.svg/300pxDiatomic_molecules_periodic_table.svg.png those are the ones

emilyoo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then do i need to balance the equation

emilyoo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0since mgbr2 is neutral and cl2 has charge of 2?

pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Technically, yes. But look at the equation, we're lucky. It turned out balanced

pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Each Cl has a charge of 1

pottersheep
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but theres two of them

emilyoo
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh do you balance the equation after you write out the reaction
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