How to Balance Equations - Printable Worksheets

Balancing Equations Worksheets

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A balanced chemical equation gives the number and type of atoms participating in a reaction, the reactants, products, and direction of the reaction. Balancing an unbalanced equation is mostly a matter of making certain mass and charge are balanced on the reactants and products side of the reaction arrow. This is a collection of printable worksheets to practice balancing equations. The printable worksheets are provided in pdf format with separate answer keys.

Balancing Chemical Equations - Worksheet #1
Balancing Chemical Equations - Answers #1
Balancing Chemical Equations - Worksheet #2
Balancing Chemical Equations - Answers #2
Balancing Chemical Equations - Worksheet #3
Balancing Chemical Equations - Answers #3
Balancing Equations - Worksheet #4
Balancing Equations - Answer Key #4

I also offer printable worksheets for balancing equations on my personal site. The printables are also available as PDF files:

Balancing Equation Practice Sheet [answer sheet]​
Another Equation Worksheet [answer sheet]
Yet Another Printable Worksheet [answer key]

You may also wish to review the step-by-step tutorial on how to balance a chemical equation.

Online Practice Quizzes

Coefficients in Balanced Equations Quiz
Balance Chemical Equations Quiz

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Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "How to Balance Equations - Printable Worksheets." ThoughtCo, Jul. 12, 2017, thoughtco.com/balance-equations-printable-worksheets-604024. Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. (2017, July 12). How to Balance Equations - Printable Worksheets. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/balance-equations-printable-worksheets-604024 Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "How to Balance Equations - Printable Worksheets." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/balance-equations-printable-worksheets-604024 (accessed January 22, 2018).