Chemistry (12th Edition)

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Chapter 19 - Acids, Bases, and Salts - 19.1 Acid-Base Theories - 19.1 Lesson Check: 9

Answer

The reaction of NaOH with aluminum generates heat. This heat then softens greases, oils, and hydrogen, which then agitate the mixture.

Work Step by Step

The reaction of NaOH with aluminum generates heat. This heat then softens greases, oils, and hydrogen, which then agitate the mixture.
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