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nazima
 3 years ago
acidity of normal rain water is due to
a) SO2
b) CO2
c) NO2
d) NO
nazima
 3 years ago
acidity of normal rain water is due to a) SO2 b) CO2 c) NO2 d) NO

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exuras
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2"Acid rain is caused by emissions of carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides which react with the water molecules in the atmosphere to produce acids." Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acid_rain

exuras
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Normal rain isn't suppose to have any acidity (at least to a noticable degree).

exuras
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2From how i interpreted the question is what turns normal rain into acid rain, if that's not the question. Then disregard any answer i've given.

henpen
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Carbonic acid is fairly weak, however.

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0SO2 with water forms sulphurous acid  which lends its acidity to the rain water  causing acid rain.
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