Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals - Exercises - Page 992: 22.43f


CdS, Oxidation state of S is -2.

Work Step by Step

Since net oxidation state of the compound is neutral, hence: Cd: +2 x 1 = +2, then S should have oxidation state of -2
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