Is inorganic chemistry the study of carbon and its compounds? In my text book it is written that organic chemistry is the study of carbon and its compounds...
My text book's name is "simplified middle school chemistry" by Viraf J. Dalal

Asked by shravani.raikwar | 19th Jun, 2015, 05:44: PM

Expert Answer:

Inorganic chemistry is the branch of chemistry concerned with the study of the properties, formation and synthesis of the compounds that do not contain carbon-hydrogen bonds. Examples of inorganic compounds include, acids, bases, salts, oxides, carbonates etc.
Yes! The organic chemistry is the study of carbon and its compounds.

Answered by Hanisha Vyas | 20th Jun, 2015, 12:41: PM

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