What is Redox reaction
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The reaction in which reactants goes under reduction and oxidation simultaneously are called redox reactions. An example of a redox reaction is: PbO ( s ) Lead oxide + H 2 ( g ) Hydrogen → Pb ( s ) Lead + H 2 O ( l ) Water. In the above reaction, hydrogen is oxidized to water and lead oxide is reduced to lead.
Those reactions in which addition of hydrogen gas and removal of oxygen gas is known as reduction