Assertion (A): Lipases help in emulsification of  fats.  

Reason (R): Lipases hydrolyses fats and oils.  

Answer

 

  • The bile secreted by the liver helps in emulsification of fats 
  • Lipases help in hydrolysis of fats and oils .

Hence,

  • The assertion is False.
  • The reason is True.

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So, the correct option is (d)  

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