Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 2 - Chemical Compounds - Questions for Review and Thought - Topical Questions - Page 90b: 46d


Aluminum Hydroxide

Work Step by Step

Here, we must recognize Hyrdoxide (OH-). Since there are three Hydroxide atoms for every one aluminum atom, the charge of the aluminum must be 3+ for the charges to balance. We can now name this compound: aluminum hydroxide
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