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  • Write the balanced chemical equation for the reaction of acetic acid with zinc.

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Balanced reaction is a chemical reaction in which number of atoms for each element in the reaction and the total charge are same on both reactant side and the product side.

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The reaction is shown below, Zn(s)+CH;COOH(aq) → Zn(CH,COO), (aq)+ H,(g)


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