Consider the following statements:

  1. Solubility of gases in water increases with increase in temperature
  2. Concentration of ions in seawater is much higher than that in fresh water

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because solubility of gases in water increases with decrease in temperature

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