how do i balance : NaCHO3 + NaCl --> NaCl +H2O +CO2 ?
- Roger the MoleLv 74 weeks agoFavorite Answer
You don't. There is no such reaction.
Among other things, you cannot have the same compound (NaCl in this case) on both sides of a reaction arrow.
- ChemTeamLv 74 weeks ago
Let us speculate that this is what you wanted to type:
NaHCO3 + HCl --> NaCl + H2O + CO2
That equation is already balanced. The term most commonly used to describe this situation is:
balanced as written.