Balancing Redox Reactions and Identifying Oxidizing and Reducing Agents


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How are oxidation and reduction different?

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1. Which equation is correctly labeled oxidation or reduction?

2. Identify the element which is the strongest reducing agent.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Redox reactions are a chemical reaction in which electrons are exchanged through oxidation and reduction. This quiz and worksheet have been assembled to test your understanding of redox reactions and the chemical equations that represent them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test your knowledge on:

  • The processes and effects of oxidation and reduction
  • Correctly balancing equations with oxidation and reduction
  • Properties of reducing and oxidizing agents
  • Balancing redox half-reactions

Skills Practiced

In addition to testing your knowledge, also use this worksheet and quiz to test your skills in the following:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the processes of redox reactions
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as oxidation and reduction
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about balancing equations of oxidation and reduction

Additional Learning

Review the lesson that accompanies these assessments to improve your understanding of these chemical processes and equations. The lesson is titled Balancing Redox Reactions and Identifying Oxidizing and Reducing Agents, and it covers objectives such as the following:

  • Explain redox reactions
  • Differentiate between oxidizing and reducing agents
  • Demonstrate how to balance a redox reaction