CHEMISTRY exothermic and endothermic reactions

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what is an exothermic reaction?
It transfers energy to the surroundings.
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What is an endothermic reaction?
It takes in energy from the surroundings.
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What is a reversible reaction?
the reaction in one direction will be exothermic and the reaction in the other direction will be endothermic.
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What is neutralisation?
A reaction between an acid and a base to form a salt plus water.
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What is electrolysis?
Decomposition of a compound using an electric current.
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What is an endothermic reaction?

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It takes in energy from the surroundings.

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