Aim: To study the characteristics of acids and bases.
Magnesium Ribbon with Sulphuric Acid
|Observations | |Material/substance |Rate of reaction |Bubbles |Initial colour |Final colour |Other Observations | |H2SO4 |N/A |N/A |Colourless |N/A |Acid | |Mg |N/A |N/A |Silver Metallic |N/A |Metal | |Mg SO4 |High rate |Yes- High rate |Colourless |Colourless |Heat is produced. | | | | | | | | | | | | | |Acidic smell | |Hydrogen gas was produced. | | | |Test: Burning Splint | |Result: Popping sound | |Overall Chemical Reaction | |Word Equation: Magnesium + Sulphuric Acid ( Magnesium Sulphate + Hydrogen | |Chemical Equation: Mg + H2SO4 ( Mg SO4 + H2...