# Is the equation #4NH_3 -> 2N_2 + 6H_2# balanced and in the lowest form?

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Oct 12, 2016

#### Answer:

It is balanced but not in the lowest form.

#### Explanation:

The equation is balanced because both sides have 4 N's and 12 H's. However, it is not in the lowest form because the coefficients can be reduced further by dividing them all by 2 to end up with: