Problem: (a) Use the following reactions to prepare an activity series for the halogens:Br2 (aq) + 2 NaI (aq) → 2 NaBr (aq) + I 2 (aq)Cl2 (aq) + 2 NaBr (aq) → 2 NaCl (aq) + Br 2 (aq) 

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(a) Use the following reactions to prepare an activity series for the halogens:

Br2 (aq) + 2 NaI (aq) → 2 NaBr (aq) + I 2 (aq)

Cl2 (aq) + 2 NaBr (aq) → 2 NaCl (aq) + Br 2 (aq)

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