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This is a displacement reaction: Copper is (barely) higher in the electromotive series than silver, so that the silver in a compound can be displaced by copper, resulting in the formation of unreacted silver.

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Q: The equation AgNO3 plus Cu à CuNO3 plus Ag represents which type of reaction?
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What is the equation of copper reacts with silver nitrates solution?

The reaction is:Cu + AgNO3 = Ag + CuNO3

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One balanced equation for the reaction between elemental copper and silver nitrate is Cu + AgNO3 -> CuNO3 + Ag.

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Silver chloride is the precipitate in this reaction. CuCl(aq) + AgNO3(aq)-->CuNO3(aq) + AgCl(s)

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This reaction can occur according to the equation Cu + AgNO3 = CuNO3 + Ag or according to the equation Cu + 2 AgNO3 = Cu(NO3)2 + 2 Ag, depending on whether Cu(I) or Cu(II) nitrate is formed.

Single replacement of cu plus AgNO3?

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The requested equation is Cu + AgNO3 -> CuNO3 + Ag or Cu + 2 AgNO3 -> Cu(NO3)2 + 2 Ag, depending on whether copper forms its (II) or (I) cations.

Write out this reaction in words AgNO3 plus Cu-CuNO3 plus Ag?


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In the refining of silver the recovery of silver from silver nitrate solution involved displacement by copper metal write down the reaction involved?

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