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Discussion Forum : General Science - Elements and Metals (Q.No. 8)
Washing soda is the common name for
Sodium carbonate
Calcium bicarbonate
Sodium bicarbonate
Calcium carbonate
Answer: Option

What is the scientific name for washing soda?

Sodium carbonate (also known as washing soda or soda ash), Na2CO3 is a sodium salt of carbonic acid.

Scientific name for baking soda?

Sodium bicarbonate or sodium hydrogen carbonate is the chemical compound with the formula NaHCO3. Sodium bicarbonate is a white solid that is crystalline but often appears as a fine powder. Since it has long been known and is widely used, the salt has many related names such as baking soda, bread soda, cooking soda, and bicarbonate of soda.

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Angellll said:   4 months ago
The Chemical formula of washing soda is Na2CO3.10H2O.

i.e Sodium Carbonate Decahydrate.

It contains ten molecules of water for recrystallisation.

Restuta said:   4 years ago
Washing powder in the scientific name is known as sodium carbornate (.

Vijendra singh said:   5 years ago
Maximum use of soda ash in detergent powder.

Archangel Micheal said:   6 years ago
Sodium Carbonate for it is a white substance.

Nikhil Anand said:   6 years ago
Caustic Soda - Sodium Hydroxide.

Prachi said:   6 years ago
Is this true that the sodium carbonate is baking powder?

Snehal k said:   7 years ago
Sodium carbonate is baking powder.

ASIF said:   7 years ago
It's the good information about washing soda.

SHREYA said:   8 years ago
Calcium carbonate is an element found around the world. Because of this, there are six common names for the element: calcite, chalk, eggshells, limestone, marble and tums.

Fathima said:   8 years ago
The chemical name of different types of sugars are Monosaccharides, Disaccharides and Polysaccharides (Starch). C12H22O11 is the chemical formula of the type Disaccharides.

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