Chemistry Limestone Topic Revision

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How is cement made?
powdered clay and powdered limestone in kiln
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How is concrete made?
cement, aggregate and sand
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how is mortar made?
cement, sand and water
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what is thermal decomposition?
when a substance chemically changes into two or more different substances through heat
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what is the reaction between metal carbonate + water?
metal hydroxide
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why can limewater be used to neutralize acidic soil
because it is a alkaline solution so it can neutralize acids
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how can you turn quickline into slaked lime
adding water turns calcium oxide into calcium hydroxide (slaked lime)
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name one advantage of quarrying that has an effect on locals
more employment and infasctructure so people can get around more and get around faster
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what is calcuim carbonate
marble, chalk, and limestone
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what turns limewater into calcium carbonate
carbon dioxide
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