Consider the following differences between mild steel and stainless steel:

  1. Stainless steel is less malleable and harder than mild steel
  2. Stainless steel is more resistant to corrosion than mild steel

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
Stainless steel is less malleable and harder than mild steel. Also, mild steel is less brittle than stainless steel

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