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: 57c


Lead(II) Sulfate

Work Step by Step

This compound is ionic so we go with the leftmost path. Lead forms many types of ions so we go to the right path. Then the name is just lead with its charge in roman numerals, which is $+2$ as it is cancelling out the $-2$ charge of the sulfate, and the name of the anion which is an oxyanion with sulfur and four oxygens which is called sulfate.
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