Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 2 - Atoms, Molecules, and Ions - Exercises - Page 77: 2.77c


Xenon trioxide.

Work Step by Step

To name molecular compounds, you place the Greek prefixes in front of the element names. For this compound, since there is only 1 of the lead element (Xenon), you can leave it as Xenon. Since there are three oxygens, however, you need to add the prefix "tri-" to oxide.
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