HF,HCl,HBr,HI- order of increasing acidic strength?what is the reason behind it? F2,Cl2,Br2,I2- increasing BDE?

Asked by Aarushi - | 4th Feb, 2012, 02:43: PM

Expert Answer:

The size of ha;ogen atom is the reason behind this fact. Acidity refers to donation of H ion. As the size of halogen atom increases (F

Answered by  | 5th Feb, 2012, 10:06: AM

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