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# The catalyst used in the contact process for manufacturing of sulphuric acid is

A
Copper
B
Iron/aluminium oxide
C
D
Platinized asbestos

Solution

## The correct option is A Vanadium pentoxide$$\underset{(g)}{2SO_{2}}+\underset{(g)}{O_{2}}\overset{V_{2}O_{5}}{\rightarrow}\underset{(g)}{2SO_{3}}$$Vanadium pentoxide is the catalyst used in the contact process for the manufacturing of sulphuric acid that enhance the oxidation of $$SO_2$$ to $$SO_3.$$ChemistryNCERTStandard XII

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