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Flashcards in Oxidation State Rules Deck (10):
1

Fluorine

Always -1

2

Hydrogen

+1 with nonmetals
-1 with metals

3

Oxygen

Usually -2 unless in a peroxide (then -1)

4

Group IA

Usually +1

5

Group IIA

Usually +2

6

Group VIIA

Usually -1

7

Group VI

Usually -2

8

Group VA

Usually -3

9

Atoms in elemental state

0

10

Atoms in monatomic ions

Equal to their charge