This chapter introduces the concept of activity, or an element's ability to oxidize, and provides the framework for writing activity series.
Unit 5 Objectives
By the end of this unit, you will be able to:
- Define activity and determine which element in a reaction is more active given the balanced chemical equation
- Write an activity series for 3 or more elements based on a multiple replacement reactions.
- Christy VanRooyen, Oregon Tech