why is chlorine a strongly oxidising agent than iodine?
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
chlorine has higher electro negativity than iodine
- 1 decade ago
It is more electronegative and more reactive.
The reactivity of all Group VII elements in the periodic table decreases with increasing atomic size. Thus the reactivty of Fluorine > Chlorine > Iodine
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