The metal is zinc (Zn).
carbonate ore is first heated strongly in limited supply of oxygen and changed
into its oxide. This process is called calcination.
ZnO(s) + CO2(g)
oxide is then reduced to zinc metal by heating it with carbon. This process is
+ C(s) Zn(s) + CO(g)
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