What is meant by electroplating? What is the purpose of electroplating?
The process of coating of a layer of any metal over other metal is called electroplating.
The purpose of electroplating is to provide the shiny appearance, rust free metal surface etc.
Example - 1. Chromium plating is done on metals body parts of cars, bikes, cycles, etc.
2. Gold and silver plating is done on the artificial jewelry.