Asked by  | 29th Dec, 2009, 09:37: PM

Expert Answer:

Salts are compounds formed by the neutralisation reaction of an acid and a base. Water is also formed in the reaction.In a salt the cation is derived from a base and anion is derived from an acid.

HA +    BOH B+A-     +    H2O

Acid    Base                Salt            Water

Answered by  | 30th Dec, 2009, 09:45: AM

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