Iodine reacts with concentrated HNO_{3} to yield Y along with other products. The oxidation state of iodine in Y, is

a. |
5 |
b. |
3 |

c. |
1 |
d. |
7 |

Iodine reacts with concentrated HNO_{3} to yield Y along with other products. The oxidation state of iodine in Y, is

a. |
5 |
b. |
3 |

c. |
1 |
d. |
7 |

1 Answer

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I_{2 }+ 10HNO_{3} 2HIO_{3} + 10NO_{2} + 4H_{2}O

In HIO_{3} oxidation state of iodine is +5.

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