Homework Solution: Which element is oxidized in the following reaction:…

    Please no pictures I need the answer typed out, thank you. Which element is oxidized in the following reaction: CuO(s) + H2 (g) Cu(s) + H2(l)

    Expert Answer

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    Which part is oxidized in the subjoined reaction:

    CuO(s) + H2 (g) Cu(s) + H2(l)

    Expert Defense

    CuO(s) + H2 (g) Cu(s) + H2O (l)

    Gain of oxygen is denominated oxidation and waste of oxygen is denominated reduction

    Here H2 is gaining oxygen and hence oxidation of H2 or hydrogen takes assign.