Nitric Acid

The chemical name of Nitric Acid is aqua fortis.

It's commonly referred to as Hydrogen Nitrate or just Nitric Acid.

The chemical formula is HNO3.

Uses for Nitric Acid:

Liquid-fueled rocket fuel

Agricultural Fertilizers

Fireworks and other explosives

Physical and Chemical Properties

1. Nitric Acid is a colorless or yellow liquid

2. It has a suffocating odor

3. The molecular weight is 63.01284 g/mol

Nitric Acid is miscible with water

Nitric acid boils at 181.4 degrees fahrenheit

Nitric acid melts at -43 degrees fahrenheit