how to balance this equation

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how to balance this equation

Post by utenachan » Thu Jul 08, 2010 12:30 am

I tried to balance this equation many times and was unable to find the answer. Can someone please show me how to do it? :wink:

C6H12O6 -> CO2 + HCO3 + CH3CH2OH

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Re: how to balance this equation

Post by skeptic » Thu Jul 08, 2010 12:34 am

Read the article.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethanol_fermentation

C6H12O6 → 2C2H5OH + 2CO2

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