Question
Assertion

has high reactivity.

Reason

bond has low bond dissociation enthalpy.

A

Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion

B

Both Assertion and Reason are correct but Reason is not the correct explanation for Assertion

C

Assertion is correct but Reason is incorrect

D

Both Assertion and Reason are incorrect

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Solution

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Correct option is
A

Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion

It is the most electronegative element, given that it is the top element in the halogen group, and therefore is very reactive. 

It has low bond dissociation enthalpy making it more reactive and form noble gas configuration.

Hence, option is correct.

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