# Give a Balanced Equation for the Following Type of Reaction: a Direct Combination Reaction Between Phosphorus and Neutral Gas. - Chemistry

Give a balanced equation for the following type of reaction:

A direct combination reaction between phosphorus and neutral gas.

#### Solution

Phosphorus with neutral gas ("O"_2)
$\ce{4P + 5O2->\underset{\text{phosphorus pentoxide}}{2P2O5}}$

Concept: Types of Chemical Change or Chemical Reaction
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Viraf J. Dalal Class 9 Simplified ICSE Chemistry
Chapter 2 Chemical Changes & Reactions
Chemical Changes & Reactions | Q 3.1