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What is the metal activity series? Please write it. Why is iron more reactive than copper?

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Metal activity series is a sereis consists of metal in a specific sequence which indicates their reactivity in the order of higher to lower.

Step 2

This sereis tells about the most reactive metal in the top of the sereis and least reactive metal in the bottom. The most reactive metal replaces another metal with least reactivity.

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Reactivity sereis can be shown as:

K > Na > Ca > Mg > Al > Z...

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