Short Note

What do the symbols, H_{2}, S and O_{4} mean in the formula H_{2}SO_{4} ?

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#### Solution

In H_{2}SO_{4}, H_{2} represents two atoms of hydrogen; S represents an atom of sulphur; O_{4} represents 4 atoms of oxygen where all these atoms are chemically bonded to each other to form a molecule of sulphuric acid i.e., H_{2}SO_{4}_{.}

Concept: Chemical Formula Or Molecular Formula

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