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Acids release hydrogen ions when dissolved leading H's in formula are acidic hydrogens guidelines for naming acids 1. name the anion within the acid 2. change the anion ending to one of the following: anion ending in acid, replace with: examples *ide hydro*ic acid hydrochloric acid, HCl -ite -ous acid nitrous acid, HNO 2 -ate -ic acid sulfuric acid, H 2 SO 4 Binary Covalent Compounds naming binary covalent compounds 1. write the name of the first nonmetal 2. write the name of the second nonmetal with the ending changed to -ide 3. insert prefixes into the name to reflect subscripts in the formula: mono- 1 hexa- 6 di- 2 hepta- 7 tri- 3 octa- 8 tetra- 4 nona- 9 penta- 5 deca- 10 4. never start a name with mono- examples N 2 S 5 dinitrogen pentasulfide NO 2 nitrogen dioxide S 2 Cl 2 disulfur dichloride N 2 O 4 dinitrogen tetroxide SF 6 sulfur hexafluoride N 2 O 5 dinitrogen pentoxides common names should be used for the following compounds: formula common name H 2 O
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