Question

Acid strength of oxoacids of chlorine is in order: 

Solution

Correct option is

HOCl < HClO2 < HClO3 < HClO4

Acid strength increases as oxidation number of X increases.

SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

Identify the incorrect statements among the following:

Q2

The oxide of chlorine is a colourless oily liquid and most acidic:

Q3

XeOF4 is prepared by:

Q4

When dry chlorine is passed through silver chlorate heated to 90oC, then which of the oxide of chlorine is obtained?

Q5

Cl2O6 dissolves in sodium hydroxide to form:

Q6

 

When any chloride is heated with conc. H2SO4, then HCl is obtained while when any bromide is heated with conc. H2SO4, then Br2 is obtained and not HBr.

This is because

Q7

When PH3 is passed through copper sulphate solution, then copper phosphide is obtained. This is because:

Q8

When oxalic acid is heated with concentrated H2SO4 it gives:

Q9

The dipole moments of the given molecules are such that:

Q10

 

NH4ClO4 + HNO(dil.) âŸ¶ HClO4 + [X]