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Chemistry - Nomenclature

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What is this chemical formula called P(4)? *the 4 is the subscript

would it be tetraphosphorus?

and also chemical formulas like H(2), Br(2), and I(2) just called hydrogen, bromine and iodine? *numbers are subscripts
 

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What is this chemical formula called P(4)? *the 4 is the subscript

would it be tetraphosphorus?

and also chemical formulas like H(2), Br(2), and I(2) just called hydrogen, bromine and iodine? *numbers are subscripts
Yep.
 

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