Which will have the maximum value of electron affinity Ox,Oy,Oz[x,y and  z respectively are 0,1  and 2]?

  1. A

    Ox

  2. B

    Oy

  3. C

    Oz

  4. D

    All have equal

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    Solution:

    Being a neutral atom, oxygen will have higher electron affinity as there is electrostatic repulsion between additional electron and negative ion in case of O and O2

    So option A is correct.

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