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16th of September 2015
Chemistry
Q:

HOW can we say that oxidation-reduction reactions are displacement reactions?

Ashlesha Kumar - CBSE - Class X

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 18:07:PM

A:

Single displacement reaction is oxidation reduction reaction.

In the following single displacement reaction,

Mg + CuSO4 → MgSO4 + Cu

Mg gets oxidised form Mg to Mg2+ while Cu gets reduced from Cu2+ to Cu.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 18:24:PM