Out Of Soft Iron And Steel Which Has More Coercivity Less Retentivity?

Steel has more coercivity and less retentivity compared to soft iron.

Coercivity is the intensity of the applied magnetic field required to reduce the magnetization of a given material to zero.

Retentivity is the capacity of an object to retain magnetism after the action of the magnetizing force has ceased.

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