Advertisement Remove all ads

Give Reason Sodium, Potassium and Lithium Are Stored Under Oil. - Science

One Line Answer

Give reason
Sodium, potassium and lithium are stored under oil.

Advertisement Remove all ads

Solution

Sodium, potassium, and lithium are very reactive metals and react very vigorously with air as well as water. Therefore, they are kept immersed in kerosene oil in order to prevent their contact with air and moisture.

  Is there an error in this question or solution?
Advertisement Remove all ads

APPEARS IN

NCERT Class 10 Science Textbook
Chapter 3 Metals and Non-metals
Q 12.2 | Page 57
Advertisement Remove all ads
Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×