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Homework Help: Chemistry

Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 8:30pm.

Write the two chemical equations that describe the conversion of magnesium into magnesium oxide.

2Mg(s)+O2(g)->2MgO(s?)
First off, would MgO be a solid or gas?

And I have no idea what the 2nd equation could be.. Can anyone give me a hint?

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