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Binary acid:

An acid consisting of hydrogen and another nonmetal. only when in aqueous state, they are considered to be acids. when they are in gas form, they are named like regular ionic compounds EVEN THOUGH THEY ARE MOLECULAR. Named like "Hydro", nonmetal, + ic and then acid. STATE MUST BE INCLUDED. either gas or

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Oxyacid:

An acid consisting of hydrogen, oxygen and another nonmetal. naming is based on polyatomic ion.

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per- ate

1 more than usual. turns to per- ic + acid

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ate

regular. ic + acid

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ite

1 less than usual ous + acid

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hypo- ite

2 less. hypo + ous + acid