Outline the steps required to convert hydrogen chloride to anhydrous FeCl3.

Write the equation for the reaction which takes place.

Asked by pb_ckt | 1st Feb, 2019, 02:17: PM

Expert Answer:

HCl reacts with oxides to form salt and water.
 
HCl reacts with ferric oxide to form ferric chloride and water.
 
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Answered by Varsha | 4th Feb, 2019, 12:24: PM