Q. 185.0( 1 Vote )

Acid rain is know

Answer :

When pH of rain water is below 5.6 then it is acid rain. Acid rain is a by-product of a variety of human activities that emit the oxides of sulphur and nitrogen in the atmosphere.

2SO2 (g) + O2 (g) + 2H2O (l) 2H2SO4 (aq)

4NO2 (g) + O2 (g)+ 2H2O (l) 4HNO3 (aq) . Nitric acid and sulphuric acid are acids present in acid rain.

Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses