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Oxidation and Reduction

  1. Oct 2, 2013 #1
    Why is Cr2+ reducing while Mn3+ oxidizing when they both have d4 configuration?
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  3. Oct 2, 2013 #2


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    d4 is not the driving force behind oxidation and/or reduction.
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