## anonymous 3 years ago can someone please help me balance this reaction... equation in question below...

1. anonymous

$NaOH + CO _{2} \rightarrow NaCO _{3} + H _{2}O$

2. anonymous

where it is equation

3. anonymous

this is wrong

4. anonymous

thats how i got the question.... i think they made a mistake... do u agree that the NaCO3 should rather ne Na2CO3..???

5. anonymous

2Naoh +co2 --- na2co3 +h2o

6. anonymous

yeah i think so too... it must be a typo in the question they gave me

7. anonymous

thanks

8. anonymous

hey any question plz

9. anonymous

You can also have: $$NaOH + CO _{2} \rightarrow Na\color {red} HCO _{3}$$

10. anonymous

yaa thats also true

11. anonymous

yeah i know that but i had to balance the equation the way they gave it to me. but thank you both.

12. anonymous

Then there's a typo in the question, definitely.