What is an example of a synthesis reaction?

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Feb 15, 2017

# 2 H_2 + 1 O_2 ==== 2 H_2O#


A synthesis reactions is when two substances ( compounds or elements) are combined to make one substance ( compound )

To synthesis means to put together. A synthesis reaction is a chemical reaction where two substances are put together.

The combination of Hydrogen and Oxygen to make water is a critical reaction in the process of cellular respiration producing energy.