inaccensa

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"However, halogens other than fluorine can take on oxidation states as high as +7 when bonding to hi gh ly electronegative atoms like oxygen."

can anyone think of an example and I was wondering how will the structure of this molecule look
 

ezsanche

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ClO4−

THE CLORINE ATOM HAS A Oxidation STATE OF 7