Reaction in which any insoluble solid precipitate is formed is called Precipitation Reaction


Example 1

When Sodium Sulphate solution is mixed with Barium Chloride solution It forms Barium Sulphate and Sodium Chloride solution.


In this reaction, a white precipitate of Barium Sulphate is formed


Example 2

When Potassium Iodide solution is added to Lead Nitrate solution

A yellow precipitate of Lead Iodide is formed along with Potassium Nitrate solution


Intext Question - Page 13 Q2

NCERT Exercise - Q15

  1. Class 10
  2. Chapter 1 Class 10 - Chemical Reactions and Equations (Term 1)

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