Which is a more volatile acid HCl or nitric acid ?

The solution is as follows:

1. HCl is more volatile than HNO3.

2. This is because, the extent of H-bonding in HNO3 is much more prominent as compared to HCl.

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HCl
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Hcl is a more volatile acid than nitric acid because it gives rise to more h+ ion concentration in water than nitric acid. Hope this helps you
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Hcl as HNO3 is an oxidising agent..
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HCL
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HCl
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