NEET Chemistry The p-Block Elements (XII) Questions Solved

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(a) Name the gas evolved on heating ammonium nitrate. Write the chemical reaction.

(b) Write two uses of ammonium nitrate.

(a) The gas evolved on heating is Nitrous oxide

     Chemical reaction : NH4NO3N2ONitrous oxide +2H2O

(b) Uses of NH4NO3

(i) It is used in fertilizers.                              (ii) It is used in explosives.

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