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What color does acid turn Litmus paper?

  1. tritrain profile image83
    tritrainposted 7 years ago

    What color does acid turn Litmus paper?

  2. skisy profile image81
    skisyposted 7 years ago

    An acid will turn blue litmus paper red.

    Whereas an alkaline will turn red litmus paper blue.

  3. parthavi profile image60
    parthaviposted 7 years ago

    I don't know why you ask this question. Any book on Elementary Chemistry will tell you that acid turns litmus red and alkali will turn it blue. It will be purple in neutral condition.

  4. biman_r profile image74
    biman_rposted 7 years ago

    Check any simple chemistry book or simple buy a litmus paper and sprinkle some lemon juice to see what color you get.

    Acid turns litmus paper red.

  5. maria.rose profile image35
    maria.roseposted 7 years ago

    Acids turn blue litmus paper red, and bases turn red litmus paper blue.

  6. Rupsek profile image61
    Rupsekposted 7 years ago

    Im sure it will purple in neutral cond. Chemistry google and you will find other anwser.

  7. Alaba Gbenga profile image61
    Alaba Gbengaposted 7 years ago

    An acid turns blue litmus paper to red.Is there anything deeper you are expecting as the answer?because i feel the question is rather too simple but if there is something deeper to the answer then you can please answer the question for everyone.

  8. craftybegonia profile image74
    craftybegoniaposted 7 years ago

    If it i an acid, it will turn the paper read or the color of fanciful romantic expectations!