# How do you balance the equation _N2O5 -->_NO2+_O2?

##### 1 Answer
Nov 6, 2015

$2 {N}_{2} {O}_{5} \to 4 N {O}_{2} + {O}_{2}$

#### Explanation:

You have to count the number of nitrogens in the left side and be the same in the right side. 2*2=4 on the left, 4 on the right. Same for every element involved in the reaction