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becouse its a basic compound

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Q: Why sodium carbonate turn red litmus paper blue?
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What colour will sodium carbonate turn red litmus paper?

blue


What would happen when blue litmus is put in sodium carbonate solution?

Blue litmus turns red in acid. Sodium carbonate solution is alkaline (basic), so nothing will happen when blue litmus is put into this. Red litmus will turn blue if added to sodium carbonate.


What is the action of litmus with aqueous solution Na2CO3?

Red litmus paper turn blue in basic solutions; sodium carbonate solution is basic.


What is the colour change when litmus paper is placed in a solution of sodium hydrogen carbonate?

Red to blue due to hydrolysis


What will be the effect of sodium hydroxide in blue litmus paper?

Blue litmus paper turns red in an acid and remains blue in a base such as sodium hydroxide. Red litmus paper would turn blue in the base sodium hydroxide.


What colour does litmus paper turn in sodium chloride acid?

- sodium chloride is not an acid - in an acid solution the blue litmus paper become red


What happened to the blue litmus paper when sodium hydroxide was added?

acids turn blue litmus peeper to red


Why does red litmus paper turn blue in sodium hydroxide if it is acid'?

red litmus paper turns blue in sodium hydroxide


What colour will sodium carbonate change pH paper?

Blue


Does a base turn blue litmus paper blue?

yes a blue litmus paper turns red when put into an acid


Sodium is readily oxidized by oxygen gas if the product of the reaction were dissolved in water what would be the color the litmus for a litmus test?

Sodium is readily oxidized by oxygen gas. If the product of the reaction were dissolved in water, the color of the litmus for a litmus test would be blue. The red litmus paper will turn blue.


What colour will litmus paper go when dipped in washing up liquid?

As soap is alkaline in nature, it turns red litmus paper blue