Which chemical is also known as “Chinese snow”?

A. Silver iodide
B. Potassium nitrate
C. Ammonium chloride
D. Sodium phosphate


Correct Answer: B. Potassium nitrate

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Potassium nitrate is one of several nitrogen-containing compounds collectively referred to as saltpeter. It is also known as “Chinese snow”. Major uses of potassium nitrate are in fertilizers, rocket propellants, and fireworks.