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What two other diatomic elements could replace chlorine in an addition reaction?

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steven13 | Student, Grade 9 | Honors

Posted June 16, 2011 at 5:54 AM via web

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What two other diatomic elements could replace chlorine in an addition reaction?

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ndnordic | High School Teacher | (Level 2) Associate Educator

Posted June 16, 2011 at 10:44 AM (Answer #1)

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There are seven diatomic elements:  H2, N2, O2, F2, Cl2, Br2, and I2. F2 and Br2 are reactive halogens that could be used instead of chlorine in an addition reaction.

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