Statement 1: SiF62− is known but SiCl62− is not.Statement 2: Size of fluorine is small and its lone pair of electrons interacts with d-orbitals of Si strongly.

Statement 1: SiF62 is known but SiCl62 is not.

Statement 2: Size of fluorine is small and its lone pair of electrons interacts with d-orbitals of Si strongly.

  1. A

    Both statements 1 and 2 are correct

  2. B

    Statement 1 is correct and statement 2 is incorrect

  3. C

    Statement 1 is incorrect and statement 2 is correct

  4. D

    Both statements 1 and 2 are incorrect

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    Solution:

    SiCl6 2- does not exist as smaller Si cannot accommodate six large Cl- ions because of steric hindrance.

     Statement 2 is correct statement.

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