Question

Xenon forms compounds only with

Solution

Correct option is

Oxygen and fluorine

Xenon forms compounds only with oxygen & fluorine due to their small sizes and high electronegativity.  

Xenon tetrafluoride is produced by heating a mixture of xenon and fluorine in a 1:3 ratio to 400 °C.

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Oxidation state exhibited by sulphur is

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Q3

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Q5

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Q6

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Q7

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Q8

 

The following acids have been arranged in order of decreasing acid strength. Identify the correct order. ClOH

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Q9

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