# Reducing and Oxidizing Substance Equations

14. Tell which substance is reduced and which is oxidized in the following equations. Label the oxidizing agent and reducing agent in each equation.

a. 2Al(s)+3Cl_(2 ) (g) ï? 2AlCl_3(s)

b. S(s)+O_2(g)ï? SO_2(g)

c. CuO(s)+H_2(g)ï? Cu(s)+H_2O(g)

d. C_2 H_4(g)+H_2(g)ï? C_2 H_6(g)

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Tell which substance is reduced and which is oxidized in the following equations. Label the oxidizing agent and reducing agent in each equation.

a. 2Al(s)+3Cl_(2 ) (g) ïƒ 2AlCl_3(s)

b. S(s)+O_2(g)ïƒ SO_2(g)

c. CuO(s)+H_2(g)ïƒ Cu(s)+H_2O(g)

d. C_2 H_4(g)+H_2(g)ïƒ C_2 ...

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