Give An Example Of Redox Reaction.

Every chemical reaction in which the oxidation number of a participating chemical species varies is called an oxidation-reduction reaction also called a redox reaction.

An example of a redox reaction is :

2Mg + O2 →2MgO

In the above chemical equation, Mg gets oxidized and oxygen gets reduced.

Explore more such questions and answers at BYJU’S.

Was this answer helpful?


4.5 (1)


Choose An Option That Best Describes Your Problem

Thank you. Your Feedback will Help us Serve you better.

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *




Free Class