Answer to Question #161563 in General Chemistry for mike

Question #161563

Aluminium metal reacts with aqueous acidic solutions (ie those containing H+(aq) to liberate hydrogen gas.)

Write the two half-equations involved in this reaction

 

Write the equation for the overall reaction.

 




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Expert's answer
2021-02-09T03:40:46-0500

Half equations

Al "\\to" Al3+ + 3e-

H2O "\\to" H+ + -OH

Overall reaction =

2Al + 3H2O "\\to" Al2O3 + 3H2

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