Name the group of the periodic table which contains highly electronegative elements. Also, write three common characteristics of this group. | web4study

Name the group of the periodic table which contains highly electronegative elements. Also, write three common characteristics of this group.



The group which contains highly electronegative elements is VII A. They are called Halogens Common.

Common Characteristics of VII A Group:

(i) Their valiancy shell contains seven electrons and they form electronegative ions c1- F etc. by accepting an electron.

(ii) They have high ionization energies and large electron affinities.

(iii) They are highly reactive elements and are not found a free state in nature.

 

 

 


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