Advertisement Remove all ads

Answer the following. What is the oxidation state of Te in TeO3? - Chemistry

Short Note

Answer the following.

What is the oxidation state of Te in TeO3?

Advertisement Remove all ads

Solution

(Oxidation number of Te) + (Oxidation number of O) = 0

(Oxidation number of Te) + 3 × (- 2) = 0

Oxidation number of Te - 6 = 0

Hence, oxidation number of Te in TeO3 = +6

  Is there an error in this question or solution?
Advertisement Remove all ads

APPEARS IN

Balbharati Chemistry 12th Standard HSC for Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 7 Elements of Groups 16, 17 and 18
Exercise | Q 2.02 | Page 163
Advertisement Remove all ads
Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×