Maharashtra State BoardSSC (English Medium) 8th Standard
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Why indicator does not get affected by salt? - Science

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Why indicator does not get affected by salt?

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Solution

Indicators do not get affected by salts because salts are neutral in nature. Indicators work only with acidic and basic substances.
For example:

Indicator Acidic substance Basic substance
Phenolphthalein colourless turns pink
Methyl orange methyl orange turns red methyl orange turns yellow
Concept: Bases (Alkalis)
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Balbharati General Science 8th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 12 Introduction to Acid and Base
Exercise | Q 5.2 | Page 88
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