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Solution - Write the Reactions Involved in the Zone of Reduction in Blast Furnace During Extraction of Iron. - Occurrence of Metals

Question

Write the reactions involved in th'e zone of reduction in blast furnace during extraction of iron.

Solution

Zone of reduction:-
Carbon monoxide reduces ferric oxide to spongy iron (porous solid) at about 900 K.

Fe2O3 + 3CO → 2Fe + 3CO2

A small amount of ferric oxide is also reduced to iron by carbon.

Fe2O3 + 3C → 2Fe + 3CO

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2014-2015 (March)
Question 4.1 | 7 marks (combined)
Solution for question: Write the Reactions Involved in the Zone of Reduction in Blast Furnace During Extraction of Iron. concept: Occurrence of Metals. For the courses HSC Science (Computer Science), HSC Science (Electronics), HSC Science (General)
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