Chemistry

Difference between Nitrate and Nitrite

the Basic Difference between Nitrate and Nitrite is that Nitrite has a bent molecular geometry, form weak acid such as nitrous acids, and can be oxidized to form nitrates while nitrate has trigonal planner geometry, form strong acid like nitric acid and can be reduced to form nitrites.

 

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