• # question_answer Consider the following reaction.$N{{O}_{2}}+NaOH\xrightarrow[{}]{{}}X+Y+{{H}_{2}}O$. Which of the following statement is correct? A)  Both X and Y on treatment with Zn and NaON produce ${{N}_{2}}$ B)  Both X and Y on heating with Na form ${{N}_{2}}$ C)  Both [a] and [b] are correct D)  None of the above

$2N{{O}_{2}}+2NaOH\xrightarrow[{}]{{}}\underset{(X)}{\mathop{NaN{{O}_{3}}}}\,+\underset{(Y)}{\mathop{NaN{{O}_{2}}}}\,+{{H}_{2}}O$ $2NaN{{O}_{3}}+10Na\xrightarrow[{}]{{}}6N{{a}_{2}}O+{{N}_{2}}$ $NaN{{O}_{3}}+8H\xrightarrow[{}]{Zn/NaOH}NaOH+N{{H}_{3}}+2{{H}_{2}}O$$2NaN{{O}_{2}}+6Na\xrightarrow[{}]{{}}4N{{a}_{2}}O+{{N}_{2}}$ $NaN{{O}_{2}}+6H\xrightarrow[{}]{{}}NaOH+N{{H}_{3}}+{{H}_{2}}O$