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A word equation is where you describe a reaction using the chemicals by their names

Eg. Hydrogen+Oxygen>Water

A formula/symbol equation is where you use each chemical's formula (which is a group of the elements it consists of)

Eg. H2+O2>H2O (you should use small letters for the numbers after the element)

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