Problem: Order the following acids in increasing acid strength. A.  HI < HF < HBr < HCl B.  HF < HCl < HBr < HI C.  HBr < HF < HI < HCl D.  HCl < HF < HBr < HI E.  HBr < HCl < HI < HF

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Order the following acids in increasing acid strength.

A.  HI < HF < HBr < HCl

B.  HF < HCl < HBr < HI

C.  HBr < HF < HI < HCl

D.  HCl < HF < HBr < HI

E.  HBr < HCl < HI < HF

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