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Q: Balance chemical equation ( No Answer,   3 Comments )
Subject: Balance chemical equation
Category: Science > Chemistry
Asked by: jonnyz1245-ga
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Posted: 20 Apr 2006 14:40 PDT
Expires: 20 May 2006 14:40 PDT
Question ID: 721083
balance the equation
making methanol from natural gas CH4+?O2 --> CH3OH and balance the equations
1 1)Combustion of ethanol C2H5OH
2 Combustion of methanol CH3OH
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Subject: Re: Balance chemical equation
From: rubyit-ga on 21 Apr 2006 00:32 PDT
Clearly a homework question
Subject: Re: Balance chemical equation
From: bcattwood-ga on 21 Apr 2006 12:35 PDT
And a ridiculously easy one at that.

Better off dropping the class or getting some tutoring jonny.
Subject: Re: Balance chemical equation
From: chemtech-ga on 02 May 2006 09:04 PDT
The answer is really, really simple, but I'll give an answer anyway in
hopes that seeing the answer will help you learn the concept.

2CH4 + O2 ---> 2CH3OH

C2H5OH + 3O2 ----> 2CO2 + 3H2O

2CH3OH + 3O2 --->2CO2 + 4H2O

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