Why a large amount of heat is evolved when a concentrated acid is mixed with water?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 19th May, 2014, 09:39: AM

Expert Answer:

The process of mixing concentrated acid with water is highly exothermic i.e. heat producing reaction hence a large amount of heat is evolved when a concentrated acid is mixed with water.

Aswered by  | 19th May, 2014, 11:39: AM