# What is the balanced equation for the combustion of glucose?

${C}_{\textcolor{red}{6}} {H}_{\textcolor{b l u e}{12}} {O}_{6} \left(s\right) + \textcolor{g r e e n}{6} {O}_{2} \left(g\right) \to \textcolor{red}{6} C {O}_{\textcolor{g r e e n}{2}} \left(g\right) + \textcolor{b l u e}{6} {H}_{\textcolor{b l u e}{2}} O \left(g\right)$
${C}_{\textcolor{red}{6}} {H}_{\textcolor{b l u e}{12}} {O}_{6} \left(s\right) + \textcolor{g r e e n}{6} {O}_{2} \left(g\right) \to \textcolor{red}{6} C {O}_{\textcolor{g r e e n}{2}} \left(g\right) + \textcolor{b l u e}{6} {H}_{\textcolor{b l u e}{2}} O \left(g\right)$