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Write a balanced equation for the combustion of gaseous ethylene (C2H4), an important natural plant hormone, in which it combines with gaseous oxygen to form gaseous carbon dioxide and gaseous water

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  1. C2H4 + O2 ---> CO2 + H2O
    Balancing, it becomes
    C2H4 + 3O2 ---> 2CO2 + 2H2O

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  2. this answer is only partially correct... the correct answer is

    C2H4(g)+3O2(g)-->2CO2(g)+2H2O(g)

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