Valency of Chlorine

Valency is defined as the combining capacity of atoms or molecules. It is obtained from the number of electrons present in the outermost shell of an atom.

The atomic number of chlorine is 17 and the electronic configuration is 2, 8, 7.

Therefore, the valency of chlorine is 1.

Was this answer helpful?

 
   

4.5 (10)

(21)
(3)

Choose An Option That Best Describes Your Problem

Thank you. Your Feedback will Help us Serve you better.

1 Comment

  1. I really like the explanations for valency if chlorine. I appreciate it!

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

*

BOOK

Free Class

Ask
Question