Potassium Nitrate is Used in the Production of:

  1. Health Drinks
  2. Fertilizer
  3. Synthetic textiles
  4. None of these
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 1st July 2015 in Chemistry.
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Answer: (1) Fertilizer
Potassium nitrate is an ionic salt of potassium ions K positive and nitrate ions NO3 negative. It is an chemical compound  and it’s formula KNO3.
It is a natural solid source of nitrogen.  It is mostly used in fertilizer. It is soluble in hot water.It is prepared commercially by the reaction of potassium chloride with sodium nitrate.
It is transparent, colorless and powdery solid.

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 1st July 2015.
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