# Which of the following orders regarding halogens is not true?

$\begin{array}{1 1}\text{Halogens act as strong oxidizing agents}\\\text{Fluorine oxidizes water to oxygen and ozone}\\\text{Chlorine oxidizes water to oxygen}\\\text{Bromine disproportionates in water producing the reaction:}Br_2+H_2O\rightarrow HBr+HOBr\end{array}$

Answer : Chlorine oxidizes water to oxygen
The reaction of $Cl_2$ with water is $Cl_2+H_2O\rightarrow HCl +HOCl$
answered Jul 28, 2014