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how do I know the ion value of elements on the production side of the equation when balancing with the electron transfer method?

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  1. Elements do not have ion value. Elements have valence, or combining value, for that it is easily figured out from the formula they are in.

    See these rules.

    http://chemistry.about.com/od/generalchemistry/a/oxidationno.htm

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