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Give reasons: Sodium, potassium and lithium are stored under oil.

 Give reasons:
Sodium, potassium and lithium are stored under oil.

Grade:12

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Harshit Singh
askIITians Faculty 5964 Points
one year ago
Dear Student

Na, K and Li are highly reactive matals, they react with oxygen present in air at room temperature and catches fire in presence 8foisture. They don’t react with oil (kerosene), hence stored in oil.

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