Q. 50 B4.2( 5 Votes )

State whether an aqueous solution of washing soda is acidic or alkaline? Give reason for your answer.

Answer :

An aqueous solution of washing soda is alkaline because it turns red litmus to blue.

(c) Washing soda has detergent properties because it can remove dirt and grease from dirty clothes.


(d) (i) It is used as cleansing agent for domestic purposes.


(ii) It is used for removing permanent hardness of water.


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