Q.5 Food cans are coated with tin and not with zinc because | Unit3 Chemistry NCERT solution-Grade-10

Q.5 Food cans are coated with tin and not with zinc because
(a) zinc is costlier than tin.
(b) zinc has a higher melting point than tin.
(c) zinc is more reactive than tin.
(d) zinc is less reactive than tin.

 

Answer:-

(c) Food cans are coated with tin and not with zinc because zinc is more reactive than tin.