Among the following which one has the highest paramagnetism?
  • a)
    [Zn(H2O)6]2+
  • b)
    [Fe(H2O)6]2+
  • c)
    [Cu(H2O)6]2+
  • d)
    [Cr(H2O)6]3+
Correct answer is option 'B'. Can you explain this answer?

Class 12 Question

Chandrima Basu
Sep 03, 2018
Fe has the highest paramagnetism as the number of unpaired electrons are more compared to other elements. No of unpaired electrons is directly proportional to the magnetism

Seema Mahajan
Nov 28, 2018
In option b iron is in+2 oxidation state therefore it has 4 unpaired electron so it is paramagnetic in nature

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