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Formula Naming Rules

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What makes a Binary Ionic Compound?
a metal and a nonmetal
Binary Ionic Compounds
cation- normal name
anion- suffix -ide
what makes a Polyatomic Ion/nonacid?
a polyatomic bonded with a metal
Polyatomic Ions/nonacids normal O's
ate
Polyatomic Ions/nonacids 1 less O
ite
Polyatomic Ions/nonacids 2 less O's
hypo-ite
Polyatomic Ions/nonacids 1 more O
per-ate
what makes a Polyatomic Ion/acid?
hydrogen bonded with a polyatomic
Polyatomic Ion/acid Normal O's
ic acid
Polyatomic Ion/acid 1 less O
ous acid
Polyatomic Ion/acid 2 less O's
hypo-ous acid
Polyatomic Ion/acid 1 more O
per-ic acid
Polyatomic Ion/acid no O's
hydro-ic acid
What makes a Covalent Binary?
two nonmetals
Naming a covalent binary
first element- normal name
second element- suffix ide and prefixes for subscript
1
mono
2
di
3
tri
4
tetra
5
penta
6
hexa
7
hepta
8
octa
9
nona
10
deca
Hydrates
ionic compound with water attached