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In the laboratory  preparation of Nitric Acid, state the role of concentrated Sulphuric Acid



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A

Oxidising agent

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B

Reducing agent

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C

Less volatile acid

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D

Dehydrating agent


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The correct option is B

Less volatile acid


Concentrated Sulphuric Acid act as a less volatile acid in the laboratory preparation of nitric acid. This helps in the dissolution of gases evolved and thus removal of impurities in order to obtain pure nitric acid.

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