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There are nine atoms in a compound of calcium nitrate. A compound of nitrate, Ca(NO3)2, is composed of 1 atom of calcium and 2 molecules of nitrate. Each molecule of nitrate has 4 atoms - 1 from nitrogen and 3 from oxyge... More »

Calcium nitrate is a compound of nitrogen and calcium. It is mainly produced in a granulated form and used as nitrogen fertilizer in agriculture, and it is used in waste-water treatment. It can also be used to accelerate... More »

When sulfuric acid is added to calcium nitrate, nitric acid and calcium sulphate are produced. This is illustrated by the equation Ca(NO3)2(aq) + H2SO4(aq) = CaSO4(s) + 2 HNO3(aq). More »

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