why magnesium hydroxide turns red litmus paper blue? PLS ANSWER AS QUICK AS YOU CAN MERITNATION EXPERTS!!!1 PLS

We know that acids turn blue litmus paper red while bases turn red litmus paper blue. Magnesium hydroxide is a base with the chemical formula Mg(OH)2. Hence, it will turn red litmus paper blue. 

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because it is a basic oxide...bases turn red litmus blue

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because metallic oxides are basic in nature.

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Because oxides are basic in nature.So they turn red litmus to blue.

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