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Consider the following equation: CuSO4•5H2O + Fe → FeSO4 + Cu + 5H2O. Which substance is oxidized and which is reduced?

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Consider the following equation: CuSO4•5H2O + Fe → FeSO4 + Cu + 5H2O. Which substance is oxidized and which is reduced?

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Loss of electron is oxidation and gain of electron is reduction.

Given reaction is redox reaction in which oxidation as well as reduction takes place.

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