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The rusting of iron is the most well known example of an oxidation–reduction reaction that is also a synthesis reaction. While not as well known, the synthesis of zinc sulfide from elemental zinc and sulfur will be one of the most memorable redox reactions your students will ever witness!

Concepts

  • Oxidation & Reduction
  • Exothermic Reactions
  • Chemical Equations
  • Energy