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 132: 57a


Potassium Chlorate

Work Step by Step

It is Ionic so we go to the far left of the chart. Potassium only forms one ion so we go down that path which tells us the name is the name of compound is the name of the cation which is potassium followed by the name of the anion which is a chlorine oxyanion and has three oxygen atoms so its called chlorate.
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