Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 6 months ago

A redox reaction is a reaction in which?

1- Only reduction occurs

2- Only oxidation occurs

3- Reduction and oxidation occur at the same time

4- Reduction occurs first and then oxidation occurs

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  • 6 months ago

    you cannot have reduction without oxidation at the same time. Charge considerations must remain unchanged. If charge changes somewhere, there must be an equivalent offset to compensate. Electrons move around, they do not get created and destroyed.

  • 6 months ago

    Redox reaction is a reaction in which, Reduction and oxidation occur at the same time.

  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    3- Reduction and oxidation occur at the same time

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