Explain Why phosphorus pentaoxide and sulphuric acid have strong affinity for water?

Asked by Vaibhav Kumar | 21st Feb, 2014, 06:33: PM

Expert Answer:

Phosphorus pentoxide and sulphuric acids are drying agents. sulfuric acid and phosphorus pentoxide are excellent dehydrating agent. Hence, they have string affinity for water.

Answered by  | 24th Feb, 2014, 01:24: PM

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