# Explain the following reaction with their balanced chemical equation. Hydrogen sulphide reacts with sulphur dioxide. - Science and Technology 1

Short Note

Explain the following reaction with their balanced chemical equation.

Hydrogen sulphide reacts with sulphur dioxide.

#### Solution

Hydrogen sulphide and sulphur dioxide react to form sulphur and water. It is a redox reaction.

$\ce{\underset{\text{Sulphur dioxide}}{SO_{2(g)}} + \underset{\text{Hydrogen sulphide}}{3H2S_{(g)}} -> \underset{\text{Sulphur}}{3S_{(s)}} + \underset{\text{Water}}{2H2O_{(l)}}}$

Concept: Oxidation, Reduction and Redox Reactions
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SCERT Maharashtra Question Bank 10th Standard SSC Science and Technology 1 Maharashtra State Board 2021
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