Common Acids

Common Acids - hydrocyanic acid CN-cyanide HC 2 H 3 O 2...

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Nomenclature of Acids Anion Prefix Anion Suffix Acid Prefix Acid Suffix Example oxyacids per- -ate per- -ic acid perchloric acid (HClO 4 ) -ate -ic acid chloric acid (HClO 3 ) -ite -ous acid chlorous acid (HClO 2 ) hypo- -ite hypo- -ous acid hypochlorous acid (HClO) binary -ide hydro- -ic acid hydrochloric acid (HCl) hydroiodic acid (HI) Practice Examples - Nomenclature of Acids Acid Formula Acid Name Anion Formula Anion Name HF hydrofluoric acid F - fluoride HCl hydrochloric acid Cl - chloride HBr hydrobromic acid Br - bromide HI hydroiodic acid I - iodide H 2 S hydrosulfuric acid S - sulfide HCN
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Unformatted text preview: hydrocyanic acid CN-cyanide HC 2 H 3 O 2 acetic acid C 2 H 3 O 2-acetate HNO 3 nitric acid NO 3-nitrate HNO 2 nitrous acid NO 2-nitrite HClO 4 perchloric acid ClO 4-perchlorate HClO 3 chloric acid ClO 3-chlorate HClO 2 chlorous acid ClO 2-chlorite HClO hypochlorous acid ClO-hypochlorite HBrO 3 bromic acid BrO 3-bromate HBrO 2 bromous acid BrO 2-bromite HIO 3 iodic acid IO 3-iodate HIO 2 iodous acid IO 2-iodite H 2 CO 3 carbonic acid CO 3 2-carbonate H 2 SO 4 sulfuric acid SO 4 2-sulfate H 2 SO 3 sulfurous acid SO 3 2-sulfite H 3 PO 4 phosphoric acid PO 4 3-phosphate...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2012 for the course 160 161 taught by Professor Kim during the Fall '08 term at Rutgers.

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