Problem: Arrange the compounds in order of increasing acid strength A) HClO4  < HClO < HClO2  < HClO3 B) HClO < HClO2  < HClO4  < HClO3 C) HClO2  < HClO3  < HClO4  < HClO D) HClO3  < HClO4  < HClO < HClO2 E) HClO < HClO2  < HClO3  < HClO4

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Arrange the compounds in order of increasing acid strength

A) HClO4  < HClO < HClO < HClO3

B) HClO < HClO2  < HClO4  < HClO3

C) HClO2  < HClO3  < HClO < HClO

D) HClO3  < HClO4  < HClO < HClO2

E) HClO < HClO2  < HClO3  < HClO4

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