Naming Compounds

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  • Naming Compounds and Finding Formulas
    • When two different elements combine the compounds name ends with -IDE.
      • For example if sodium and chlorine combine, you get a compound called sodium chloride.
    • When three or more different elements combine, oxygen being one of them, the compounds name will end in -ATE.
      • For example, if sodium, nitrogen, and oxygen combine you make a compound called sodium nitrate.

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