Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    The Half Cell Method

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Hi, I am having some trouble understanding my text book. Could you explain to me how to balance the following equations using the half cell method and show both their half cell reactions, including how to identify them as either oxidation or reduction reactions.

    Cl2+OH^- <> Cl^-+ClO3^-+H2O

    SO4^2-+I^-+H^+ <> S^2-+I2+H2O

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:20 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Summary

    This solution is comprised of a detailed, step by step explanation which clearly illustrates this method used in chemistry for balancing redox reactions. In order to view the solution, a Word document needs to be opened.