What is the reason for for hydrolysis of XeF6 not being a redox reaction?

Asked by Navya Benny | 29th Dec, 2015, 10:32: AM

Expert Answer:

The oxidation states of all the elements remains the same in the hydrolysis reaction of XeF6.
XeF6 + 3H2O → XeO+ 6HF
Hence this reaction is not a redox reaction.

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 30th Dec, 2015, 10:47: AM

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