There are many molecules that people use in everyday life. Some people like to cook and others have jobs that include making medicine and toothpaste. Baking soda is a very popular, and frequently used molecular compound in everyday life. Baking soda is used in many things that are baked and brewed. It is used in toothpaste, baking/cooking, cleaning, and antacid medicine. The boiling point of baking soda is 851° Celsius. The melting point of baking soda is 50° Celsius. The element ratio of Sodium to Oxygen to Hydrogen to Carbon is 1:3:1:1. That is 1.2% hydrogen, 57.1 % sodium, 14.3% carbon and about 27.4 % oxygen. Baking soda is also known as NaHCO3 or Sodium bicarbonate.

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