Flashcards in Types Of Chemical Reactions Deck (9)
What is a synthesis reaction
2 or more reactants combine to produce a new product.
A compound breaks down into 2 or more similar compounds or elements.
One element takes the place of another element in a compound.
Can be metal or non metal displacement
The cations of 2 different compounds exchange places forming 2 new compounds.
General equation for a synthesis reaction.
General equation for a decomposition reaction
General equation for single displacement reactions
General equation for a double displacement reaction