Consider the following statements and pick out the correct one.
(1) The solubility, thermal stability, and the basic character of the hydroxides of alkaline earth
metals increases from
(2) The dehydration of hydrated chlorides, bromides, bromides and iodides of Ca, Sr and Ba can be
achieved on heating.
(3) The chlorides of both beryllium and aluminium are soluble in organic solvents and are strong
(A) (1) and (2) only
(B) (1) and (3) only
(C) (1), (2) and (3)