What type of reaction is represented by the chemical equation below? Explain how you know. 2Al2O3 (s)→ 4Al (s)+ 3O2 (g) ?
- Roger the MoleLv 71 month ago
It's a decomposition, because it has just one reactant but multiple products.
- Anonymous1 month ago
I give up - what kind of reaction?? Huh?
- KennyBLv 71 month ago
Oxidation-reduction. The aluminum is reduced and the oxygen is oxidized. (Remember, reduction gains electrons and Al gains three to go from Al+3 to Al)