How To: Understand reduction & oxidation in Chemistry

Understand reduction & oxidation in Chemistry

Curious about reduction & oxidation? In this two-part episode of The Science Catalyst hosted by Barry Lambson, the subject of Chemistry, reduction & oxidation is gone over with iron powder and copper sulphate. Oxidation and reduction are heavily related which is why they are both considered "redox reactions". Acids and bases may be thought of as reactions involving hydrogen, or protons, while redox reactions tend to be concerned with electron gain and loss.

(1) Part 1 of 2 - How to Understand reduction & oxidation in Chemistry, (2) Part 2 of 2 - How to Understand reduction & oxidation in Chemistry

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