Problem: Identify the statement as either True (A) False (B) Iodine is a better leaving group than fluorine because iodine is more polarizable than fluorine

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Identify the statement as either True (A) False (B)

Iodine is a better leaving group than fluorine because iodine is more polarizable than fluorine

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