Consider the following statements with respect to noble metals:

  1. Noble metals are found in pure form in nature
  2. Uranium and lead are examples of noble metals

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] 1 Only

Noble metals have outstanding resistance to corrosion and oxidation and hence are generally unreactive in nature.Silver, Osmium, Iridium, Platinum, Gold are examples of Noble metals.Uranium and lead are base metals

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