Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 3 - Sections 3.1-3.12 - Exercises - Problems by Topic - Page 131: 44a


Copper (II) Chloride - CuCl$_{2}$

Work Step by Step

1. First Identify that Coper (II) Chloride is an ionic compound. 2. Then, write the formula for the first element (Cu) Note: We are told that Copper has a charge of 2$^{+}$ 3. Then write the name of the second element (Cl) 4. Cross down the charges of both of the elements to get CuCl$_{2}$
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