Question

The set with correct order of acidity is

Solution

Correct option is

HClO < HCO2 < HClO3 < HClO4

For oxyacids containing similar central atom the acid strength increases with the increase in the number of oxygen atoms attached to the central atom and not attached to any other atom. 

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