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Elements and Compounds
What is the chemical symbol for salt?
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Does sugar turn into salt?
No, sugar does not turn into salt, or salt into sugar. They have very different chemical makeups. Salt is composed of Sodium (symbol Na) and Chlorine (symbol Cl). Sugar is composed of Carbon (symbol C), Hydrogen (Symbol H), and Oxygen (Symbol O). Salt is an ionic chemical compound, and sugar is an organic compound.
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Are NaCl is a chemical symbols or chemical formula?
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What is a chemical symbol?
A chemical symbol for an element is one or two letters. These are found on the periodic table of elements. The chemical symbol is an abbreviation of the chemical element name. Example: O is the chemical symbol for Oxygen. K is the chemical symbol for Potassium. Pb is the symbol for lead. He is the symbol for helium.