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A solid piece of aluminum is added to a test tube containing a solution of iron (II) chlorate [Fe(ClO3)2]. The piece of aluminum begins to darken in color, and the test tube becomes warm to the touch (evidence of chemical change).

(a) write the balanced molecular equation that happened in the test tube.

(b) which metal was oxidized

(c) which metal was reduced

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