Strong oxidising agent and strong reducing agents are respectively

(A) F2, HI

(B) Cl2, HCl

(C) Br2,HBr

(D) I2, HF

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#7 | 17th Group

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group 17 ,preparation and properties

Fluorine is strongest oxidising agent because of its highest reduction potential and HI is strong reducing agent due to large size of iodine atom and weak H-I bond which breaks easily to give hydrogen.

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