What happen when nitric acid is added to egg shells


Asked by ambrishchauhan0345 | 4th Jan, 2020, 10:22: PM

Expert Answer:

Egg shell is basically madeup of Calacium Carbonate (CaCO3) so when it reacts with Nitric acid(HNO3). Reaction would be like-
CaCO3 + 2HNO3 ...............> Ca(NO3) +  CO + H2O

Answered by Ravi | 5th Jan, 2020, 08:03: PM