Lesson: Corrosion Glencoe • Chemistry • Matter & Change • Chemistry • The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change • Eighth Edition • Introductory Chemistry Essentials • Sixth Edition • Glencoe Science • Chemistry • Matter and ChangeChemistry
In this lesson, we will learn how to describe methods for the prevention of rusting of iron and identify metals less susceptible to oxide formation.
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The Statue of Liberty in New York City contains a copper skin wrapped around iron supports. Why is this design problematic?
Which of the following is not a method for lowering the rate of rusting?
Vehicle components are sometimes made of aluminum instead of steel in order to reduce the risk of oxidation.
Why is aluminum less susceptible than steel to oxidation?
Which of the following is another advantage of using aluminum instead of steel in vehicle components?