Q. 324.1( 11 Votes )

When potassium nitrate is heated, it decomposes into potassium nitrite and oxygen. Write a balanced equation for this reaction and add the state symbols of the reactants and products.

Answer :

2KN03 (s) 2KN02 (s) + 02 (g)

The equation is balanced and state symbols are denoted with the compounds.

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