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systematic names
« on: September 15, 2004, 07:36:19 PM »
Could someone please tell me what the systematic names for limestone, quicklime and slaked lime are?  Would be very much appreciated.


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Re:systematic names
« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2004, 10:33:28 PM »
Limestone: CaCO3 (s), Calcium Carbonate

Slaked Lime: Ca(OH)2 (s), Calcium Hydroxide

Quicklime:  CaO (s), Calcium Oxide
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