# Problem: Select the correct definition for initiation step.a) An initiation step is a step in which radicals are produced from non-radicals.b) An initiation step is one in which two radicals collide with each other, producing a neutral molecule.c) An initiation step is a step in which one type of radical is produced from another type of radical.

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In the initiation step of a free radical halogenation, radicals are formed from X2 which is a non-radical

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Select the correct definition for initiation step.

a) An initiation step is a step in which radicals are produced from non-radicals.

b) An initiation step is one in which two radicals collide with each other, producing a neutral molecule.

c) An initiation step is a step in which one type of radical is produced from another type of radical.