Question:-
Assertion (A): Catalytic converters for reduction of oxides of nitrogen in engine exhaust cannot be used with leaded fuels.
Reason (R): Catalyst will be removed due to chemical corrosion by lead salts.
Option (A)
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Option (B)
Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A
Option(C)
A is true but R is false
Option(D)
A is false but R is true
Correct Option:
(C)
Question Solution:
The lead compounds will be sticky compound and get deposited on the honeycomb and therefore there will be no catalytic surface on which reaction takes place.
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