Some metals react with Bases to produce Salt and Hydrogen Gas

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Note : Metals like Zinc (Zn) and Aluminium (Al) react with bases to produce hydrogen. But all metals do not react with bases to produce hydrogen gas


Some non metals react with bases but no hydrogen gas is produced


  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 4 Class 8 - Materials : Metals And Non-Metals


Reaction of Metal with Base Metal + Base Salt + Hydrogen Gas Example Aluminum + Sodium Hydroxide (AI) (NaOH) Sodium Aluminate + Hydrogen (NaAlO2) (H2) It is a Base It is a Salt

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