Hydrogen Chloride vs. Hydrochloric Acid


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What is the chemical formula for hydrochloric acid?

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1. What is it called when a water molecule separates two atoms in a compound?

2. Which is the result of the bubbling of HCl(g) through water?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Check your knowledge of variations of HCl using this entertaining quiz and worksheet. Multiple-choice questions can help you find out how much you know about hydrochloric acid's formation, chemical formula and similarity to hydrogen chloride gas.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Check your knowledge of the following using this quiz and worksheet:

  • Chemical formula for hydrochloric acid
  • Term describing when a water molecule separates two atoms in a compound
  • Result of the bubbling of HCl(g) through water
  • How hydrochloric acid is formed
  • Common property between hydrogen chloride gas and hydrochloric acid

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the formation of and chemical formula for hydrochloric acid
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what it is called when a water molecule separates two atoms in a compound
  • Making connections - understand what hydrochloric acid and hydrogen chloride gas have in common

Additional Learning

Review the lesson accompanying this quiz and worksheet called Hydrogen Chloride vs. Hydrochloric Acid to discover or better understand the following:

  • What the ''g'' stands for in HCl(g) and ''aq'' stands for in HCl(aq)
  • Number of electrons shared between hydrogen and chlorine
  • What hydrogen chloride would look like and do if released in an enclosed space