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Unformatted text preview: -ate nitr ate NO 3-sulf ate SO 4 2-chlor ate ClO 3-– 1 O atom-ite nitr ite NO 2-sulf ite SO 3 2-chlor ite ClO 2-– 2 O atoms hypo--ite hypo chlor ite ClO-CHEM 177 Naming Compounds 2 An H + can be attached to an oxyanion to form a new oxyanion: Name: prefix indication # of H + name of anion ion 7. Names of ionic compounds: cation name followed by anion name 8. Names of acids A. Acids with anions with names ending in – ide. hydro first syllable of anion name ic acid Know: hydrochloric acid HCl B. Acids of oxyanions-ate - ic & acid-ite -ous & acid Naming binary molecular compounds (2 nonmetals) Use prefixes to indicate number of atoms in molecule. prefix first nonmetal in formula prefix next nonmetal in formula CO carbon mono xide N 2 O 5 di nitrogen pento xide Table 2.6 Prefix # mono 1 di 2 tri 3 tetra 4 penta 5 hexa 6 hepta 7 octa 8 nona 9 deca 10...
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2011 for the course CHEM 177 taught by Professor Greenbowe during the Fall '06 term at Iowa State.
- Fall '06