Chemistry Question?

The following skeletal oxidation-reduction reaction occurs under basic conditions. Write the balanced OXIDATION half reaction.

Br- + I2 --> I- + Br2

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  • 1 year ago

    2Br^- = Br2 + 2e^- Oxidation; Bromide has lost electrons

    I2 + 2e^- = 2I^- Reduction , Iodine has gained electrons .

  • 1 year ago

    2 Br{-} → Br2 + 2 e{-}

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