## anonymous one year ago if water is H2O, would the chemical makeup of another chemical (H2O2) be considered a relation to water?

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1. anonymous

Hi there. The answer to your question is yes. Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) derives from oxygenation of water, as the following equation occurs in a presence of a catalyst:$2H _{2}O + O _{2} \rightarrow 2H _{2}O _{2}$

2. rvc

Remember : The oxidation state of O_2 in H2O2 is -1