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In this Bytes video learn about what is Acid rain, what causes it, how acidic it is and it's effects on tress an acquatic life.

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sir, Could you please upload IELTS videos
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any specific section or you want me to cover the whole course ?
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mam As u said dat Waxy layer, Cutile,get removed or eroded When get exposed to acid rain and thereby reducing photosynthesis.How. Mam da pH of Rain is low as compared to the hydroxy fatty acid present in leaves..do the Al plays any role in it..mam
mam As u said dat Waxy layer, Cutile,get removed or eroded When get exposed to acid rain and thereby reducing photosynthesis.How. Mam da pH of Rain is low as compared to the hydroxy fatty acid present in leaves..do the Al plays any role in it..mam
Very informative and explanative and more over a favorite topic for competitive exams... Please continue the same with selecting different , special & important topics... Thank u very much...
can you please make video on the important supreme court judgements. like right to privacy; triple talak; SC ST.
  1. What is Acid Rain?


  2. Polluting gases are expelled from Power stations, factories and cars who all burn fuels. Sulfuric and nitric acids are formed H2S04 HNO3 CO2 is emitted into the atmosphere by industrial plants water becomes acidified by causing fish to die sulfur burns orming S02 sulfuric and nitric acids aggressively affect buildings the acid penetrates into the sol plants killed by acid rain


  3. Some of these gases react with the tiny droplets of water in clouds to form sulphuric and nitric acids. Sulfuric and nitric acids are formed H2S04 HNO3 CO2 is emitted into the atmosphere by industrial plants water becomes acidified by causing fish to die sulfur burns orming S02 sulfuric and nitric acids aggressively affect buildings the acid penetrates into the sol plants killed by acid rain


  4. 9 How acidic is the Acid Rain?


  5. It is thought that acid rain can cause trees to grow more slowly or even to die but scientists have found that it is not the only cause.


  6. Here's the Effect of acid rain on trees: * It dissolves and washes away the nutrients and minerals in the soil. ar Releases aluminium to the soil . Th proper photosynthesise e waxy protective coating of leaves is worn away, preventing


  7. Acid rain runs off the land and ends up in streams, lakes and marshes


  8. As the acidity of a lake increases, the numbers of fish and other aquatic animals decline:


  9. Governments are now beginning to admit that acid rain is a serious environmental problem and many countries are now taking steps to reduce the amount of sulphur and nitrogen emissions.


  10. FOSSIL FUeLS


  11. CATALYTIC CONVERTER CATALYTIC CONVERTER SYSTEM