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Electrochemistry: Spontaneity of Redox Reactions

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What is the equilibrium constant for the following reaction at 25oC?

Mg(s) + Zn2+(aq)ï?  Mg2+(aq) + Zn(s)

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19.21 What is the equilibrium constant for the following reaction at 25oC?
Mg(s) + Zn2+(aq) Mg2+(aq) ...

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The solution is comprised of an explanation on how to balance a redox reaction.

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