How do you complete and balance Be + O_2 ->?

1 Answer
Apr 24, 2018

$\text{2Be(s) + O"_2("g")}$$\rightarrow$$\text{2BeO(s)}$

Explanation:

This is a synthesis reaction, also called a combination reaction, in which the metal beryllium reacts with oxygen gas to produce the solid beryllium oxide.