Q. 54.1( 11 Votes )

Sodium carbonate is a basic salt because it is a salt of
A. Strong acid and strong base

B. Weak acid and weak base

C. Strong acid and weak base

D. Weak acid and strong base

Answer :

Sodium carbonate (Na2CO3) is the salt formed by the combination of a weak acid such as carbonic acid (H2CO3) and a strong base such as sodium hydroxide (NaOH).

Note: The salt formed by the combination of weak acid and a strong base is basic in nature. Basic salts have pH more than 7.

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