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Fri May 18, 2012 By:

a dry pellet of COMMON BASE A , WHEN KEPT IN OPEN ABSORBS MOISTURE AND TURNS STICKY. IT IS OBTAINED DURING ELECTROLYSIS OF SODIUM CHLORIDE. IDENTIFY A, WHAT TYPE OF SALT IS FORMED WHEN A REACTS WITH A WEAK ACID?

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Fri May 18, 2012
The common base A is NaOH. It is obtained by the electrolysis of NaCl.
It is a strong base so when it react with a weak acid it form a basic salt.
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