The oxiising power of elements increase on moving from left to right along a period in the periodic table .Give a reason.

Asked by sreenivasanmaralapadu | 30th Apr, 2015, 10:55: AM

Expert Answer:

As we move from left to right in a periodic table, electronegativity increases. Hence the oxidising power also increases.

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 30th Apr, 2015, 04:14: PM