Chemistry, asked by samarthjoshi1323, 4 days ago

What is acid rain? Write two harmful effects of acid rain.


Answered by 15933


Nitrogen dioxide, carbon dioxide and sulfur dioxide released from vehicles, factories and chimneys gets mix with the droplets of rain.


Acid Rain Can Cause Health Problems in People

Air pollution like sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides can cause respiratory diseases, or can make these diseases worse. Respiratory diseases like asthma or chronic bronchitis make it hard for people to breathe.

Answered by TheRuhanikaDhawan

when the rain water comes ion contact with the oxides of nitrogen and sulfur its ph decreases which makes it slightly acidic which finally results in acid rain


the harmful effects are  


1)causes skin cancer

2)damages monuments

3)acidifies water resources resulting in death of aquatic life

4)crops get destroyed

5)soil loses its fertility

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