Gases & Solutions
States of Matter
Which of the following statements regarding defects in crystalline solids is correct?
- Schottky defects have no effect on the density of crystalline solides
- Frenkel defects decreases the density of crystalline solides
- Frenkel defects is a dislocation defect
- Frenkel defect is found in halides of alkaline metals
Correct Answer: Option(c)
Solution: In Frenkel defect, ions in solids dislocate from their positions. Henec, Frenkel defect is a dislocation defect.