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Solution - Give Reasons Platinum, Gold and Silver Are Used to Make Jewellery. - CBSE Class 10 - Science

ConceptCorrosion and Its Prevention

Questions

Give reasons Platinum, gold and silver are used to make jewellery.

Give reason for the following:
Silver, gold and platinum are used to make jewellery.

Solution 1

 Platinum, gold, and silver are used to make jewellery because they are very lustrous. Also, they are very less reactive and do not corrode easily.

Solution 2

Gold, silver and platinum are least reactive metals. They do not react with air, water, acids, alkalis and other gases in the environment. Due to this, their shine lasts for years. Due to bright lustre and resistance towards corrosion, gold, silver and platinum are used to make jewellery.

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APPEARS IN

 NCERT Science Textbook for Class 10 (with solutions)
Chapter 3: Metals and Non-metals
Q: 12.1 | Page no. 57
 Lakhmir Singh Chemistry for Class 10 (2019 Exam) (with solutions)
Chapter 3: Metals and Non-metals
Q: 18 | Page no. 191

Reference Material

Solution for question: Give Reasons Platinum, Gold and Silver Are Used to Make Jewellery. concept: Corrosion and Its Prevention. For the course CBSE
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