what are amphoteric oxides?

Asked by ESHAN NEMA | 26th Aug, 2014, 08:33: PM

Expert Answer:

Amphoteric oxides are oxides of metals which show both acidic as well as basic behaviour. Such metallic oxides react with acids as well as base to produce salt and water.

Eg: Aluminium oxide and Zinc oxide.

Answered by Arvind Diwale | 27th Aug, 2014, 10:07: AM