Chemical Reactions. By Matt Reeder. What is a chemical reaction?. A chemical reaction is a reaction between two atoms forming a chemical bond resulting in a chemical compound. Why do chemical reactions happen?. What is a chemical equation?.
By Matt Reeder
A chemical reaction is a reaction between two atoms forming a chemical bond resulting in a chemical compound.
A chemical equation is a way of writing out and describing a chemical reaction.
Chemical equations are used to simplify and express the specific reactants and product of a chemical reaction.
YES! The law of conservation of matter states that matter cannot be created or destroyed.
All elements that are a part of the left side of the equation must appear, in some form, on the left side of the equation.
The arrow in a chemical equation represents the action, or reaction taking place forming the chemical bond.
2H2 + O2 H2O