Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 032191029X
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-029-5

Chapter 16 - Oxidation and Reduction - Exercises - Questions: 7

Answer

The oxidation state of a free element is zero.

Work Step by Step

The oxidation state of a monoatomic ion is equal to its charge. These are facts concerning oxidation states.
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