Specification Point 2.12:
Describe the formation of Carbon Dioxide from the thermal decomposition of Metal Carbonates, including Copper (II) Carbonate
Thermal Decomposition of Metal Carbonates
Thermal Decomposition: Breaking down using heat
Thermal Decomposition of Metal Carbonates:
Carbon Dioxide is produced when metal carbonates are heated through thermal decomposition:
Metal Carbonate → Metal Oxide + Carbon Dioxide
Example: Copper (II) Carbonate
The thermal decomposition of Copper (II) Carbonate
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