Revision Checklist Limestone and building materials

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  • What is the chemical name for limestone?
  • What is its formula?
  • How is limestone extracted?
  • What is the name of the process used to heat limestone?
  • What is the chemical symbol for quicklime (what is produced from heating limestone)?
  • What is its chemical term?
  • How do all carbonates compare to limestone (what process can they all be decomposed by)?
  • What does calcium oxide reacted with water produce?
  • What is the product used for?
  • What is lime water (calcium hydroxide solution) and what is its chemical symbol?
  • What is it used




is this for the new spec of CHEMISTRY additional science GCSE?

Shannon Tennant-Smith - Team GR


It is the new specification, its for seperate sciences (triple science) but can be used for additional science as well as the content is almost identical :)



is it for edexcel?

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