• # question_answer 41) An aqueous solution of borax is: (a) neutral (b) amphoteric (c) basic (d) acidic

(c) Basic This is due to the hydrolysis as it is a salt of strong alkali and weak acid. $N{{a}_{2}}{{B}_{4}}{{O}_{7}}+7{{H}_{2}}O\rightleftharpoons CaC{{l}_{2}}+{{H}_{2}}O+C{{O}_{2}}$