Oxidizing and Reducing Agents and Spontaneity. Section 13.2 Freiman. Oxidizing and Reducing Agents. A REDUCING AGENT reduces another substance by giving it electrons in a reaction Because they lose electrons, RAs are OXIDIZED
1. What is the redox reaction that occurs when copper metal is placed in an acidic potassium permanganate solution???
2. Can an iron container be used to transport a mixture of hydrochloric acid and zinc bromide?