Flashcards in Chapter 9 - Naming Chemicals Deck (6):
Be able to state the charge on the ion that is typically formed by each element.
Example: Chlorine - - (-1)
Nitrogen - - (-3)
Potassium - - (+1)
Be able to name each ion
Example: N(3-) - - nitride anion
K+ - - potassium cation
Be able to write the correct formula for ionic compounds.
Example: aluminum chloride - - Al(-)Cl(3)
Sodium phosphate - - Na(3)PO(4)
Be able to name ionic compounds.
Example: LiNO(3) - - Lithium nitrate
Be able to write the name for molecular compounds.
Example: S(3)F(7) - - Trisulfur Heptafluoride