Monday

April 21, 2014

April 21, 2014

Posted by **anonymous** on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 8:01am.

___ Fe(NH4)2(SO4)2·6H2O + ___ H2C2O4 + ___ K2C2O4 + ___ H2O2 -----> ___ K2Fe(C2O4)3·3H2O + ___ (NH4)2SO4 + ___ H2SO4 + ___ H2O

I'm usually okay when it comes to balancing equations but this one has me really stumped! Please help explain this to me.

- Chemistry Lab -
**DrBob222**, Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 11:40amI expect your problem is that someone made a typo. I think that K2Fe(C2O4)3 on the right should be K3Fe(C2O4)3. As it stands Fe has an oxidation state of +4 which is not all that easy to explain but K3Fe(C2O4)3 Fe is +3 and the Fe goes from +2 on th left to +3 on the right. Look into that as the main source of trouble you are having. Check the rest of it for typos, too.

- Chemistry Lab -
**anonymous**, Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 3:07amyes, you were right there was indeed a typo! thank you for pointing it out, it makes much more sense now! :)

**Related Questions**

chemistry lab - Insert your values for x, y, z, & n into KxFey(C2O4)z·nH2O and ...

Chemistry - This is a balancing eqn Im finding rather tricky: ___Fe(NH4)2(SO4)2...

math - A. 1,3,6,10,___,___ B. 1, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8,___,___ C. 1,3,9,27,___,___ D. 8,...

Math - How can I complete these 4 patterns: 17, ___, ___, 62, ___, 92 39, ___, ...

statistics - Terms and Definitions matching ___ Statistics ___ Discrete variable...

science - freezing and thawing cycle that causes potholes in roads and breaks in...

calculus - Leave any unneeded answer spaces blank. [Hint: use synthetic division...

Math - I'm stumped on this one too: s e e d + i c e d ---------- s p i c e c= ...

math - Use the following missing pieces to complete the runaway math puzzle. 2 6...

Math - i can't find these patterns. my mom and dad tried to. first problem 64,__...