What is the chemical name of Heavy water?

A. Deuterium Oxide (D2O)
B. Sucrose (C12H22O11)
C. Methane (CH4)
D. Nitrous Oxide (N2O)

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Deuterium Oxide (D2O)


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The chemical name of Heavy water is Deuterium Oxide (D2O). Heavy water is a form of water that contains a larger than normal amount of the hydrogen isotope deuterium. In normal water, most of the hydrogen has made up of hydrogen-1 isotope.