HSC Science (Electronics) 12th Board ExamMaharashtra State Board
Share
Notifications

View all notifications
Books Shortlist
Your shortlist is empty

Solution for Explain the Nature of Zinc Oxide with the Help of the Reactions. - HSC Science (Electronics) 12th Board Exam - Chemistry

Login
Create free account


      Forgot password?

Question

Explain the nature of zinc oxide with the help of the reactions.

Solution

Zinc oxide is an amphoteric oxide which shows both basic and acidic properties.

ZnO + 2HCl → ZnCl2 + H2O (basic nature)
                  Zinc chloride

ZnO + 2NaOH → Na2ZnO2 + H2O (acidic nature)
                       Sodium zincate

  Is there an error in this question or solution?

APPEARS IN

Solution for question: Explain the Nature of Zinc Oxide with the Help of the Reactions. concept: P - Block Group 16 Elements - Simple Oxides. For the courses HSC Science (Electronics), HSC Science (Computer Science), HSC Science (General)
S
View in app×