What Do You Think Will Be The Ph In The Stomach Of A Person Suffering From Indigestion Less Than 7 Or More Than 7

(a) What do you think will be the pH in the stomach of a person suffering from indigestion: less … an antacid work? (d) Name two…

Answers:

(a) The pH in the stomach of a person suffering from indigestion will be less than 7 since indigestion is caused due to formation of excess acid in the stomach.

(b) Antacids are a group of mild bases so they have pH more than 7.

(c) Antacids react with excess acid in the stomach and neutralise it.

(d) Antacids: Magnesium hydroxide and Sodium hydrogen carbonate.