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 Explain the following in term Reduction of gain or loss of oxygen with two example.

Solution 1

Reduction Reaction: It is a chemical reaction in which loss of oxygen or gain of hydrogen takes place

1)CuO+H2 `"heat"/`>Cu+H2O

Here, Copper Oxide is reduced to become Copper

2)ZnO+C `"heat"/`>Zn+CO

Here, Zinc Oxide is reduced to become Zinc

Solution 2

In a chemical reaction, when the oxygen is being removed from the compound then it is said to be reduced. Example:

CuO(s)+H2(g)Cu(s)+H2O(l) 2HgO2Hg+O2

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Solution Explain the Following in Term Reduction of Gain Or Loss of Oxygen with Two Example. Concept: Chemical Reactions - Types of Chemical Reactions - Oxidation and Reduction.
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