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What is an example of a single replacement reaction?

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2012-12-22 00:12:04

A single replacement reaction is a reaction in which the atoms

of one element replace the atoms of another element in a compound.

The following chemical equation describes this

A+ BX ------> AX + B

or

2Li (s) + 2H2O (l) -----> 2LiOH + H2 (g)


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