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Chloroform used as anaesthetic should be preserved in the dark in tightly stoppered bottles because otherwise

A) it becomes coloured B) it gets evaporated in air
C) it gets oxidised to phosgene D) it gets decomposed to chloropicrin

Answer:   C) it gets oxidised to phosgene



Explanation:

Chloroform, CHCl3 is easily oxidised to the highly poisonous gas known as phosgene or carbonyl chloride COCl2. Hence if it is used as anaesthetic it should be kept free from sunlight and air.

Subject: Chemistry
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The percentage of nitrogen in the air is about

A) 74% B) 76%
C) 78% D) 80%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 78%

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Methane contributes towards global warming so it is called a _________________ gas.

 

A) poisonous B) carcinogenic
C) infectious D) greenhouse
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) greenhouse

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Which of the following is a metal?

 

A) Sulphur B) Nitrogen
C) Oxygen D) No option is correct
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) No option is correct

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Which of the following group is NOT Dobereiner Triads?

 

A) Li, Na, K B) N, P Au
C) Cl, Br, I D) Ca, Sr, Ba
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) N, P Au

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Q:

Safety matches contain

A) Sulphur B) Phosphorus
C) Magnesium D) Potassium
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Phosphorus

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Air ___________________ are the substances which contaminate the air.

A) Reactants B) Irritants
C) Resistants D) Pollutants
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Pollutants

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By using which foam the Researchers from Indian Institute of Technology – Bombay have made a low cost piezo resistive vibration sensor?

A) Only Polyurethane B) Only Polyethylene
C) Both Polyurethane and Polyethylene D) Neither Poly urethane nor Polyethylene
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Only Polyethylene

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Which of the following is NOT a compound?

 

A) Ammonia B) Milk
C) Sodiumchloride D) Chalk
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Milk

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