How do acids and bases neutralize each other?
The basic mantra: ACID + BASE
For say, hydrochloric acid and sodium hydroxide, we would write:
Hydrochloric acid + sodium hydroxide
But, of course, we can use symbols:
And we can be even more succinct than this:
Now some acids have 2 equiv
Your turn now, can you write equivalent reactions for the neutralization of nitric acid,