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Problem: Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct regarding the following reaction?      SO42- + Br2 → S2O32- + BrO3- i. SO42- is the oxidizing agent ii. The oxidation number of Br in BrO3- is +6 iii. BrO3- is the reducing agent A) i only B) ii only C) iii only D) ii and iii E) i and iii

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Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct regarding the following reaction?

     SO42- + Br2 → S2O32- + BrO3-

i. SO42- is the oxidizing agent

ii. The oxidation number of Br in BrO3is +6

iii. BrO3is the reducing agent

A) i only

B) ii only

C) iii only

D) ii and iii

E) i and iii

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