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Balance KCLO3 ---> KCl + O2

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  1. 2KClO3 ---> 2KCl + 3O2

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  2. To balance O, multiply left side by 3 and the right side by 2:

    2 KClO3 ---> KCl + 3 O2

    Now to balance the KCl, you multiply the right side by 2:

    2 KClO3 ---> 2 KCl + 3 O2

    That should be it!

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  3. Correction:

    First sentence should read "multiply left side by 2 and right side by 3."

    Sorry for any confusion.

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