Skeletal equation

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Andy Nguyen 1A
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Skeletal equation

Postby Andy Nguyen 1A » Sun Feb 18, 2018 9:23 pm

When we write out a skeletal equation, do we only include the species being reduced or oxidized?

Emily Mei 1B
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Re: Skeletal equation

Postby Emily Mei 1B » Sun Feb 18, 2018 9:28 pm

Seems like it. In the textbook when they give us skeletal equations, they're also not balanced for atoms.

Ricardo Ruiz Flores 1D
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Re: Skeletal equation

Postby Ricardo Ruiz Flores 1D » Sun Feb 18, 2018 11:34 pm

I found this from Quora:

"A skeletal equation is just a way of using the formulas to indicate the chemicals that were involved in the chemical reaction, without balancing electrons or species."


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