CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon


Question

What happens when dilute hydrochloric acid is added to iron fillings? 


A
Hydrogen gas and iron chloride are produced
loader
B
Chlorine gas and iron hydroxide are produced
loader
C
No reaction takes place
loader
D
Iron salt and water are produced
loader

Solution

The correct option is A Hydrogen gas and iron chloride are produced
When dilute $$HCl$$ is added to iron fillings the reaction proceeds as:

    $$2HCl + Fe \rightarrow FeCl_2 + H_2(g)$$

In the reaction hydrogen gas and iron chloride are produced.

Science
NCERT
Standard X

Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
 
0


similar_icon
Similar questions
View More


similar_icon
Same exercise questions
View More


similar_icon
People also searched for
View More



footer-image