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The oxidizing agent in the reaction, 3Br\(_2\) + 6OH\(^-\) \(\rightarrow\) BrO\(_3^-\) + 5Br\(^-\) + 3H\(_2\)O is _______...



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  • Irobi Christopher

    The answer is supposed to be OH-. Br is the reducing agent because it is giving out electrons and OH- is the oxidizing agent because it is accepting electrons from Br. So OH- is the correct answer