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

Asked by david wr | 13th Sep, 2012, 07:55: PM

Expert Answer:

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.

Answered by  | 14th Sep, 2012, 03:39: PM

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