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 993: 22.60c


$Sb_{2}S_{3}$, Oxidation state of Antimony is +3

Work Step by Step

Net oxidation state of a compound is 0, hence: S: -2 x 3 = -6 , hence Sb should have oxidation state of +3 (+3 x 2 = +6)
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