Under what soil condition do you think a farmer would treat the soil of his fields with quick… | Unit2 Chemistry NCERT solution-Grade-10

Q.:-Under what soil condition do you think a farmer would treat the soil of his fields with quick lime (Calcium Oxide) or slaked lime (Calcium Hydroxide) or chalk (Calcium Carbonate)?

 

Answer:-

If the farmer finds his soil turned acidic, then to increase the Basicity of soil, he should use the above materials to neutralize it.