Acids and Alkallis

Chemistry pre GCSE facts and formulae


Common Acids

Hydrochloric HCL

Sulphuric H2SO4

Nitric HNO3

Ethanoic Ch3COOH

Citric Acid

Tannic acid

acids will turn litmus solution or paper red PH 1-3

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Sodium Hydroxide NaOH

Potassium Hydroxide KOH

Calcium Hydroxide Ca(OH)2

ammonia NH3

Turns litmus paper or solution blue PH 9-11

Water is neutral at PH 7

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