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Naming compound

  1. May 2, 2010 #1
    what is the molecular formula of nitrite
     
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  3. May 2, 2010 #2
    Nitrate:
    NO3
    Nitrite:
    NO2
     
  4. May 2, 2010 #3

    Borek

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    Close, but technically incorrect. NO2 is nitrogen (IV) oxide.

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  5. May 2, 2010 #4
    Hi,
    Chemistry is always crazy!
    May is it ion. Electron deficient or excess electron ?
     
  6. May 2, 2010 #5

    Borek

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    Nothing crazy here. You can't ignore charges.

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