# What is the coefficient of oxygen gas after balancing the following equation, #P(s) + O_2 -> P_2O_5(s)#?

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Aug 7, 2016

#### Explanation:

Of course, if you like, you can make a meal of the the equation:

The stoichiometry, the grams of reactant required for the grams of product, is precisely the same in each equation.