During electrolytic refining of zinc, it gets

(A) deposited on cathode

(B) deposited on anode

(C) deposited on cathode as well as anode

(D) remains in the solution



During electrolytic refining the metal ions which are positively charged are deposited at the negatively charged cathode.

So, the correct answer is (a) deposited on cathode


  1. Class 10
  2. Chapter 3 Class 10 - Metals and Non-Metals (Term 1)

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