7th December 2019


What is battery acid made up of?

Sulfuric acid, sulfuric also spelled sulphuric (H2SO4), also called oil of vitriol, or hydrogen sulfate, dense, colourless, oily, corrosive liquid; one of the most important of all chemicals, prepared industrially by the reaction of water with sulfur trioxide (see sulfur oxide), which in turn is made by chemical

What kind of chemicals are in a car battery?

Once the key is turned, the electrical circuit is complete, causing a chemical reaction to take place in the car battery. Sulfuric acid and plates of lead metal and lead oxide react to form lead sulfate. During this process, electricity is produced.

What acid is in battery acid?

Sulfuric acid
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