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1 Balancing Redox Reactions Two Methods: – The oxidation states method: Specify all oxidation states of atoms in reaction. Identify element being oxidized and being reduced. Determine number of e - involved in oxid’n and red’n. Multiply by constants to balance e - flow. Balance rest of equation by inspection. – The half-reaction method:
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2 Balancing Redox Reactions in Acid Solutions
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3 Balancing Redox Reactions in Basic Solutions
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