Which of the following is incorrect statement?

  • Option 1)

    PbF4 is covalent in nature

  • Option 2)

    SiCl4 is easily hydrolysed

  • Option 3)

    GeX4 (X = F, Cl, Br, I) is more stable than GeX2

  • Option 4)

    SnF4 is ionic in nature

Answers (1)

(i) PbF4 is not covalent in nature. Because Pb atom is very & F atom is very small, so according to Fajan's rule, PbF4 is not covalent.

(ii) SiCl4 is not a very stable compound because of steric hindrance thus can be hydrolysed very easily

(iii) GeX4 is more stable than GeX2 as in GeX4 all the orbitals are fully filled. 

(iv) SnF4 is ionic in nature. Because F atom is very small & Sn atom is very large, so according to Fajan's rule, it is ionic in nature.


Option 1)

PbF4 is covalent in nature

Option 2)

SiCl4 is easily hydrolysed

Option 3)

GeX4 (X = F, Cl, Br, I) is more stable than GeX2

Option 4)

SnF4 is ionic in nature

Most Viewed Questions

Preparation Products

Knockout NEET 2024

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 39999/-
Buy Now
Knockout NEET 2025

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 45000/-
Buy Now
Knockout NEET 2023 (One Month)

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Live Classes, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 13999/- ₹ 6999/-
Buy Now
Knockout NEET (Three Months Subscription)

- AI Coach Study Modules, - Unlimited Mock Tests, - Expert Mentorship, - Study Improvement Plan.

₹ 5999/- ₹ 4999/-
Buy Now
Knockout NEET (Eight Months Subscription)

- AI Coach Study Modules, - Unlimited Mock Tests, - Expert Mentorship, - Study Improvement Plan.

₹ 15999/- ₹ 12499/-
Buy Now
Boost your Preparation for NEET 2021 with Personlized Coaching
 
Exams
Articles
Questions