which has more retaintivity: soft iron or steel?

which has more retaintivity: soft iron or steel?


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Gurwinder Kaur
65 Points
12 years ago

soft iron has greater retaintivity than steel.......

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Ashwin Sinha
520 Points
12 years ago

Dear Suman Ghosh,

soft iron has greater retaintivity than steel


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Godfrey Classic Prince
633 Points
12 years ago

Dear Suman Ghosh,

The retentivity of soft iron > retentivity of steel.


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Vishal Jagwani
25 Points
6 years ago
First of all its " Retentivity" and not retaintivity. As per My knowledge NCERT book says that Steel has greater retentivity than Soft iron as steel is used to manufacture permanent magnet and soft iron in electro magnets

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