Solubility of Benzoic Acid in Naoh?

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NaOH is a base while benzoic acid, as the name suggets, is an acid. When they react, they produce sodium benzoate which is a salt. This salt is soluble in water.
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NaOH form the salt sodium benzoate with benzoic acid and due to ionic nature salt is more soluble in water.
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Solubility is dependent on the forces between molecules. These come in two camps: polar and non-polar. Polar molecules have electrically positive areas and electrically negative areas
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it forms sodium benzoate which is water soluble. Acid plus base forms salt.
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Benzoic Acid Solubility in water = Soluble is (hot water) 3.4 g/l (25 °C)
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