Limestone

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The result of a test for carbon dioxide is:
Limewater turns cloudy
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Calcium hydroxide reacts with carbon dioxide to produce:
Calcium carbonate
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The balanced symbol equation for the thermal decomposition of copper carbonate is:
CuCO3 → CuO + CO2
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How do you produce calcium oxide from calcium carbonate?
By heating it
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Limestone is mostly made of what?
Calcium carbonate
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Water is one of the ingredients of concrete. What are the other ingredients?
Cement, sand and crushed rock
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What is an advantage of using concrete to make building foundations?
It is strong when squashed.
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What is a benefit of a limestone quarry?
There is employment for local people.
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Calcium hydroxide reacts with carbon dioxide to produce:

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Calcium carbonate

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The balanced symbol equation for the thermal decomposition of copper carbonate is:

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How do you produce calcium oxide from calcium carbonate?

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Limestone is mostly made of what?

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