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Bleaching powder is obtained when:


  1. Slaked lime reacts with NaOH

  2. Slaked lime reacts with Cl2

  3. Slaked lime reacts with H2

  4. Slaked lime reacts with NaHCO3


Solution

The correct option is B

Slaked lime reacts with Cl2


Bleaching powder is calcium oxychloride(CaOCl2). It is also called chloride of lime. It is manufactured by passing chlorine gas over dry slaked lime(Ca(OH)2).

Ca(OH)2+Cl2CaOCl2+H2O

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