General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
Assertion :Sulphide ores are converted to oxides before reduction.
Reason :Oxides are easier to reduce.
- Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion
- Both Assertion and Reason are correct but Reason is not the correct explanation for Assertion
- Assertion is correct but Reason is incorrect
- Both Assertion and Reason are incorrect
Correct Answer: Option(a)
Solution: The reduction process for oxide ores is easier. After roasting, the ore is easier to reduce to metal. Because, here Sulphide ore is converted to oxide ore.