What is #Zn + Pb(C_2H_3O_2)_3#?

1 Answer
Mar 12, 2016

Answer:

forming ppt of metallic lead

Explanation:

#Zn+Pb(CH_3COO)_2->Zn(CH_3COO)_2+Pbdarr#
Zn being more electropositive it reduces #Pb^(2+)# ion coming from lead acetate solution forming ppt of metallic lead and itself goes into the solution forming zinc acetate.