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Thu September 13, 2012 By: David Wr
 

how do acids and bases react with each other?Please explain the activity given in the textbook in a clearer way.

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Fri September 14, 2012
Acids and bases react with each other to form salt and water.
 
For Example: HCl + NaOH =NaCl +H2O
This explains that when acid reacts with litmus it turns blue litmus red and with base it turns red litmus blue .
 
In case of salt there is no change in litmus.
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