If you add hydrochloric acid (HCl) to magnesium (Mg) metal, what will you observe? What products form in this reaction?
chemistry - plz chk my answers for Chemistry, Monday, December 1, 2008 at 5:12pm
HCL + MG -- MGCL2 + H2
chemistry - DrBob222, Monday, December 1, 2008 at 5:34pm
OK, EXCEPT you may not write all caps for the formulas.
It should be written as
HCl + Mg ==> MgCl2 + H2.
MG and Mg are not the same although there are no elements with the symbol M or G.