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which substance is the reducing agent in the reaction below?

which substance is the reducing agent in the reaction below?

Pb+PbO2+2H2SO4=2PbSO4+2H2O


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Pb is oxidised to Pb 2+  . Pb 4+  is reduced to Pb 2+... View the full answer

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Pb is the... View the full answer

2 comments
  • Can you explain?
    • hkuruppu
    • May 09, 2016 at 3:23pm
  • Pb undergoes oxidation from 0 to +2, hence it is reducing agent
    • coursetutorresolve
    • May 09, 2016 at 3:24pm

Pb is the reducing... View the full answer

Pb is the reducing... View the full answer

2 comments
  • sulphuric (VI) acid
    • enolex
    • May 09, 2016 at 3:33pm
  • H2SO4 has nothing to do with the redox process.
    • cornel
    • May 09, 2016 at 4:17pm

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