. Answer the questions below relating your answers only to salts in the following list


Answer the questions below relating your answers only to salts in the following list: Sodium chloride, anhydrous calcium chloride, copper sulphate-5-water?

(a) What name is given to the water in the compound copper sulphate-5-water?

(b) If copper sulphate-5-water is heated, anhydrous copper sulphate is formed. What is its colour?

(c) By what means, other than healing, could you dehydrate copper sulphate-5-water and obtain anhydrous copper sulphate?

(d) Which one of the salts in the given list is deliquescent?

 

Best Answer

a. Water of crystallization

b. White

c. By heating with any dehydrating agent

d. Anhydrous calcium chloride

 

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