Arrange the given metals in the order in which they displace each other from the solution of their salts.

Al, Fe, Cu, Zn, Mg

Asked by Pragya Singh | 11 months ago |  130

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Solution :-

A metal with stronger reducing power displaces another metal with weaker reducing power from its solution of salt.

The order of the increasing reducing power of the given metals is as given below:

Cu < Fe < Zn < Al < Mg

Therefore, Mg can displace Al from its salt solution, but Al cannot displace Mg. Thus, the order in which the given metals displace each other from the solution of their salts is as given below: Mg >Al>Zn> Fe >Cu

Answered by Abhisek | 11 months ago

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