Why is sodium carbonate basic? Write a chemical equations of the reaction involveded

Asked by bindulahari2006 | 30th Mar, 2021, 03:41: PM

Expert Answer:

A basic salt is formed from a strong base a weak acid.
In case of sodium carbonate, made up of strong base NaOH and a weak acid H2CO3.
hence it is a basic salt.

2NaOH+H2CO3Na2CO3+2H2O

Answered by Ramandeep | 5th Apr, 2021, 09:21: PM

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