Here's the deal:
1. Pick up the nearest book.
2. Open to page 123
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the next three sentences.
5. Tag five people, and acknowledge who tagged you.
Okie, dokey, you're all gonna love this...the closest book? Chemistry, the Central Science. Yes, I am a huge dork!
The bicarbonate or carbonate salt is added until the fizzing due to the formation of carbon dioxide gas stops. Sometimes sodium bicarbonate is used as an antacid to soothe an upset stomach. In that case, the hydrogen carbonate ion reacts with stomach acid to form carbon dioxide gas.
Now, let's see...I tag Carolyn, Tany, Summerset (another science geek!), Angie and Alexandra.