Lab CArboante and Acid

Lab CArboante and Acid - react with hydrochloric acid...

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Name: _____________________________________ Date: ________________ Period:______________ Lab: Carbonates and Acid INTRODUCTION: When the carbonates react with acids they form a chemical salt and carbonic acid also known as hydrogen carbonate. Hydrogen carbonate is unstable and rapidly decomposes into carbon dioxide and water. This is what happens when acid rain or slightly acidic water reacts with limestone rock, statutes, brick, etc, also known as chemical erosion. In this lab, sodium bicarbonate will
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Unformatted text preview: react with hydrochloric acid (hydrogen chloride) to produce sodium chloride, carbon dioxide and water. PROCEDURE : 1. Mass the empty evaporating dish and record in the Data & Calculation section. 2. Add 2 to 3 grams of NaHCO3 to the evaporating dish, get an accurate mass and record in the Data & Calculation section. 3....
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This note was uploaded on 02/14/2012 for the course CH 101 taught by Professor Sutcliffe during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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