Chemical equations are the stock-in-trade for much of what is expected of students in the first semester of college chemistry. Knowing how to read them, balance them, and interpret them in terms of molar ratios or stoichiometry is one thing; being able to write them from chemical knowledge or from experimental observations is another.
Iowa Science Teachers Journal
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Hanson, Robert W.
"Learning to Write Chemical Equations is Something Else,"
Iowa Science Teachers Journal: Vol. 15
, Article 19.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/istj/vol15/iss3/19