In a chemical reaction of HCl + KNO3?
In a chemical reaction of HCl + KNO3 I mix together in a lab would the products be HCl + KNO3 -> HNO3 + KCl, or is this unrealistic and it s a just a soup mixture of floating H, Cl, NO3, and K in water?
- busterwasmycatLv 710 months ago
the "soup" idea is what you would have. more complicated than that, but as a simplistic mental image, sure. There will not be any solid precipitate, no new phase will be formed, so I am not even sure that I would use a soup model (no chunks of anything). Only salty water.
- LônLv 710 months ago
There would be no reaction between solutions of hydrocloric acid and potassium nitrate.
- Trevor HLv 710 months ago
If you mix aqueous solutions of these ionic compounds together , no reaction occurs.
You have a solution containing K+, H+, Cl- and NO3- ions.
It is important to recognise that you have ions in solution.