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GLprincess02
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One of my homework questions asks to give the formula for the compound mercuric carbide. I'm pretty sure that the symbol for mercuric is [tex]Hg^2[/tex] and the symbol for carbide is [tex]C_{2}[/tex], so does this make the formula [tex]Hg^2C_{2}[/tex]?? Or is it more complicated than that?