properties of baking soda

Asked by khansamshad017 | 12th Jan, 2020, 10:08: AM

Expert Answer:

Porprties of Baking Soda (Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate): NaHCO-
  • It consists of white crystals which are sparingly soluble in water.
  • It a mild, non-corrosive base.
  • On heating sodium hydrogen carbonate solution, it decomposes to give sodium carbonate with the evolution of carbon dioxide.
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Answered by Varsha | 13th Jan, 2020, 09:28: AM