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Balanced Equation - Decomposition of potassium chlorate

The decomposition of solid potassium chlorate by heating yields solid potassium chloride and oxygen gas products. Write a balanced equation for this reaction.

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KClO3 ------> KCl + O2

If you look at the equation, you find out that everything looks balanced except the oxygens. ...

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This solution writes a balanced equation for a given reaction involving solid potassium chlorate