Chemistry (12th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 19 - Acids, Bases, and Salts - 19.3 Strengths of Acids and Bases - Chemistry & You: Everyday Matter - Think About It: 2

Answer

The bubbles were caused by the carbon dioxide that was produced when the acid in the vinegar reacted with the calcium carbonate in the chalk.

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The bubbles were caused by the carbon dioxide that was produced when the acid in the vinegar reacted with the calcium carbonate in the chalk.
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