What do we mean by balance equation 

Asked by lipsitapatra12 | 11th Mar, 2019, 02:48: PM

Expert Answer:

Balanced chemical equation:

When the total number of atoms on the reactant side and the product side is equal, the equation is called a balanced equation.

Need for balancing a chemical equation:

A chemical equation needs to be balanced because a chemical reaction is just a rearrangement of atoms.

Atoms themselves are neither created nor destroyed during the course of a chemical reaction.

The chemical equation needs to be balanced to follow the law of conservation of mass.

Answered by Varsha | 11th Mar, 2019, 03:30: PM