Among the given statements, the one which is true about the rusted iron bar is to be stated. Concept Introduction: The process in which a reaction takes place between the iron metal and oxygen in the presence of water molecules to form iron oxide is known as rusting. The resultant product, iron oxide is also known as the rust. The mass of iron oxide is greater than the mass of iron metal due to the addition of the mass of oxygen atoms in the mass of iron.

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Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337399425

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Chapter 9, Problem 20ALQ
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Among the given statements, the one which is true about the rusted iron bar is to be stated.

Concept Introduction:

The process in which a reaction takes place between the iron metal and oxygen in the presence of water molecules to form iron oxide is known as rusting. The resultant product, iron oxide is also known as the rust. The mass of iron oxide is greater than the mass of iron metal due to the addition of the mass of oxygen atoms in the mass of iron.

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