AP Chemistry Warm-up for August 23


  1. Sodium reacts with chlorine to form sodium chloride. Which element is oxidized (loses electrons). Which element is reduced (gains electrons)?
  2. Write the balanced equation, including phase information, for the reaction described above.

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