acid rain

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005199302
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acid rain

Postby 005199302 » Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:32 am

What is the acid rain equation that includes nitrogen?

josephperez_2C
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Re: acid rain

Postby josephperez_2C » Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:46 pm

I believe it is 2NO2 + H2O -> HNO2 +HNO3

Theodore_Herring_1A
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Re: acid rain

Postby Theodore_Herring_1A » Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:03 pm

It is a multistep equation:

2NO2 + H2O → HNO3 + HNO2
2HNO2 + O2 → 2HNO3

Emilee Hosking 1D
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Re: acid rain

Postby Emilee Hosking 1D » Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:32 am

Could someone explain the significance of acid rain?

KatrinaPho_2I
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Re: acid rain

Postby KatrinaPho_2I » Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:00 pm

The importance of this is recognizing that nonmetal oxides react with water and produce acidic products.


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