Asked Sep 26, 2019

Write the reaction when solid sodium hydrogen carbonate is put into water


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Sodium hydrogen carbonate (NaHCO3) is a weak base. When solid sodium hydrogen carbonate is put into water,...


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Step 1: NaHCO3 weakly ionizes in water Na* (aq)HCO3 (aq) NaHCO3 (s) Step 2: HCO3 (aq) reacts with water to produce carbonic acid НСО; (аq) + Н>0 (1) — Н;СО; (аq) + ОH (аq) Overall reaction NaHCO3 (s) + HО (1) — Н;СО; (аq) + Na* (aq) + ОН (ад)


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