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Single-Displacement Reaction: Definition & Examples

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What is the correct final equation for the reaction between Cl2 and KI?

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1. When Fe replaces CuSO4 in the following reaction, what will be the ionic compound that forms between Fe and CuSO4 ?

2. Given the following information, for the reaction between Al and Fe2 O3 , what is the correct final reaction?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

A single-displacement reaction, also known as a single-replacement reaction, is a type of chemical reaction in which an element reacts with a compound and takes the place of another element within that compound. This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your knowledge of these reactions and how to complete them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Identifying the correct final equation for the reaction between CI2 and KI
  • Identifying the ionic compound that forms between Fe and CuSO4
  • Understanding the activity series and your ability to use this concept to determine whether a reaction will occur

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related chemistry lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts, such as your knowledge of the activity series, to examine information about chemical reactions in a different light
  • Problem solving - use your acquired knowledge to solve practice problems involving single-displacement reactions

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the lesson Single-Displacement Reaction: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define a single-displacement reaction
  • Describe the activity series of metals and nonmetals
  • Identify how to complete a single-displacement reaction
  • Understand the products of single-displacement reactions
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