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1st Step: Write the equation.

1st Step: Write the equation.

2nd Step: Determine the charges of each element.

2nd Step: Determine the charges of each element.

3rd Step: Determine which is oxidation and reduction and how many electrons they need. Electrons need to be the same in both reduction and oxidation.

3rd Step: Determine which is oxidation and reduction and how many electrons they need. Electrons need to be the same in both reduction and oxidation.

4th Step: Get both equations to have the same electrons and then rewrite the equation.

4th Step: Get both equations to have the same electrons and then rewrite the equation.

5th Step. Rewrite the whole entire equation using the rewritten half reactions.

5th Step. Rewrite the whole entire equation using the rewritten half reactions.

Last Step: Balance the whole entire equation.

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