# Niacin (#C_6NH_5O_2#) reacts with #O_2# to produce #CO_2#, #H_2O#, and #NO_2#. How would you write and balance the equation for this reaction?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 7, 2016

#### Explanation:

After adjusting the no of atoms of 6C,1N and 5 H in RHS with LHS ,we get total

To adjust the no of O atom in

LHS we can write

Finally multiplying by 4 on both sides to remove fraction,we get the balanced equation as follows.