Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 032191029X
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-029-5

Chapter 14 - Acids and Bases - Exercises - Questions: 2

Answer

Acids turn blue litmus paper red. They neutralize bases and can dissolve metals. They also have a sour taste.

Work Step by Step

Vinegar is a common example of an acidic edible liquid. Citrus fruits such as lemons and limes contain acid as well.
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