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arrange the following in increasing acid strength a) H2O2, CO2 and CO2 b) BBr3, BCl3, BF3 please explain completely

arrange the following in increasing acid strength


a) H2O2, CO2 and CO2


b) BBr3, BCl3, BF3


 


please explain completely

Grade:11

1 Answers

Saumya Acharya
8 Points
10 years ago

a) Its H2O2 > CO2 because of hydrogen bonding and covalent bond but as O is more electronegative H2O2 is more acidic

b)BF3 > BCl3> BBr3 because of electronegativity order.

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