Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

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

Chapter 5 - Molecules and Compounds - Exercises - Questions: 16

Answer

Systematic names must not contain ambiguity. Transition metals can take more than one charge.

Work Step by Step

Therefore, charge must be specified to remove ambiguity and ensure that only one substance is being named.
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