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Which of the statements about the reaction below are incorrect?

2PbO(s) + C(s) → 2Pb(s) + CO2(g)
(a) Lead is getting reduced.
(b) Carbon dioxide is getting oxidised.
(c) Carbon is getting oxidised.
(d) Lead oxide is getting reduced.
(i) (a) and (b)
(ii) (a) and (c)
(iii) (a), (b) and (c)
(iv) all

NCERT Class 10th Science Chapter 1 Chemical Reactions and Equations


(i) (a) and (b)--- This is right option.
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In the given reaction, we see that PbO (Lead Oxide) is getting reduced and C (Carbon) is getting oxide.

So, the options (a) and (b) are incorrect.

So, your answer is (i) - (a) and (b)
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