Redox Reactions

Activity Series of Metals

An activity series of metals is induced from the redox reactions of various metals in ionic salt solutions.
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Limiting Reactant

The progress of the reaction between three different quantities of Mg and HCl is monitored by the amount of hydrogen gas produced.
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Iodine Clock Kinetics

After a brief induction period, this clear solution turns suddenly blue.
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