Chemistry 10th Edition

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ISBN 10: 1133610668
ISBN 13: 978-1-13361-066-3

Chapter 2 - Chemical Formulas and Composition Stoichiometrhy - Exercises - Names and Formulas: 12

Answer

(a) Nitric acid (b) Pentane (c) Ammonia (d) Methanol

Work Step by Step

Most of these are basic compounds which can be found almost everywhere. For the alcane (b), all you need to do is to count the carbon atoms and then add the prefix and -ane, which indicates it is an alcane.
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