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boiling point
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the study does not need to be conducted because the substance is a solid which melts above 300°C
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Combining three handbook results, the melting temperature of calcium nitrate (anhydrous) is ca. 561°C.

The Merck Index (12th ed.) mentions a melting temperature of ca. 45°C for calcium nitrate tetrahydrate.

Melting / freezing point at 101 325 Pa:
561 °C

Handbooks used:

-The CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (80th ed.)

-The Merck Index (12th ed.)

-Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials (9th. ed.)

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