We’re asked to determine the balanced equation for magnesium and hydrochloric acid.
Before balancing the chemical reaction, let’s first write the chemical formula of the compounds involved in the reaction.
▪ Magnesium → Group 2A solid → 0 charge → Mg
What's the balanced equation for magnesium and hydrochloric acid?
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