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Is soda an element compound or mixture?



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is it on the periodic table, is it made of two elements, no and no the last choice is yes you guessed it a mixture


It is a chemical compound, containing sodium:

* Sodium carbonate, Na2CO3, washing soda or soda ash

* Sodium bicarbonate, NaHCO3, baking soda

* Sodium hydroxide, NaOH, caustic soda

* Sodium oxide, Na2O, an alkali metal oxide

Besides this chemical stuff, soda can also stand for some foodstuffs:

* Soft drink, a beverage product

* Soda water, carbonated water

* Ice cream soda, a dessert dish

* Soda cracker, or saltine cracker