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ZINC IN HYDROCHLORIC ACID<br />
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Zn(s) In 5M HCl(aq)<br />
Zinc reacts with HCl to form ZnCl2 & H2(g). Zn(s) + 2H+(aq) = Zn2+(aq) + H2(g): Zinc is oxidized -loses electrons. Hydrogen is reduced -gains electrons.

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ZINC IN HYDROCHLORIC ACID
(Variations Available)
Zn(s) In 5M HCl(aq)
Zinc reacts with HCl to form ZnCl2 & H2(g). Zn(s) + 2H+(aq) = Zn2+(aq) + H2(g): Zinc is oxidized -loses electrons. Hydrogen is reduced -gains electrons.

Copyright:© 1995 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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