Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 3 - Sections 3.1-3.12 - Exercises - Problems by Topic: 48d

Answer

NO - Nitrogen Monoxide

Work Step by Step

1. First, begin by writing the name of the first element. N -Nitrogen 2. Since, NO is a molecular compound (two non-metals joined together), we have to use the appropriate prefix for the second element. 3. Note that the second element , oxygen, has just one atom. This means we have to use the prefix "mono" and change oxygen's ending to oxide. 4. Combine the two names to get: $$Nitrogen Monoxide$$
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