How can zinc oxide be reduced to a metallic zinc?


When zinc oxide is heated with Carbon, it is reduced to metallic zinc.

ZnO + C → Zn + CO

Physical Properties of Zinc

  1. Zinc is generally seen as part of larger compound minerals.
  2. When secluded, it is a very sparkly, whitish-blue metal.
  3. The metal is not as soft as copper and has lesser uses.

Was this answer helpful?


1 (1)


Choose An Option That Best Describes Your Problem

Thank you. Your Feedback will Help us Serve you better.

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *




App Now