is it a redox reaction??

Asked by tulika saran | 14th Apr, 2013, 02:37: PM

Expert Answer:

Yes, it is a redox reaction.
 
NaH is changing to NaOH so there is addition of oxygen and this process is called oxidation.
 
H2O is changing to H2 so there is removal of oxygen and hence it is reduction. As both reduction and oxidation are involved so it is a redox reaction.

Answered by  | 15th Apr, 2013, 11:54: AM

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