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Which salt did the Egyptians use in order to preserve their dead during the mumification process? 
  1. Sodium chloride
  2. Sodium carbonate
  3. Natron salt
  4. Sodium bicarbonate


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The correct option is C Natron salt
The Egyptians believed that there was life after death. So they preserved dead bodies using Natron salt which was a combination of Sodium carbonate and Sodium bicarbonate.

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