Dry NaCL not conduct electricity but aqueous NaCL does conduct electricity why?

Asked by spuneet23 | 18th Jan, 2010, 05:44: PM

Expert Answer:

Dry NaCl have intact crystal structure, no free ions to conduct electricity, but in aqueous, NaCl dissociates into Na+ and Cl- ions which conduct electricity.

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Answered by  | 18th Jan, 2010, 07:56: PM

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