Nomenclature Answers

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H+
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Hydrogen (cation +1)
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Li+
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Lithium (cation +1)
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Na+
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Sodium (cation +1)
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K+
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Potassium (cation +1)
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Ag+
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Silver (cation +1)
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NH4+
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Ammonium (cation +1)
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Be2+
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Beryllium (cation +2)
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Mg2+
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Magnesium (cation +2)
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Ca 2+
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Calcium (cation +2)
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Sr2+
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Strontium (cation +2)
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Ba2+
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Barium (cation +2)
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Cd2+
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Cadmium (cation +2)
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Zn2+
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Zinc (cation +2)
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Pb2+
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Lead (cation +2)
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Ni2+
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Nickel (cation +2)
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B3+
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Boron (cation +3)
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Al3+
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Aluminum (cation +3)
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Bi3+
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Bismuth (cation +3)
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Au3+
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Gold (III) or auric (cation 3+)
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Cu+
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Cooper (1) or cuprous (variable valence)
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Cu2+
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Copper (II) or cupric (variable valence cation)
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Hg2^2+
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Mercury (1) or mercurous (variable valence cations)
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Hg2+
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Mercury (II) or mercuric (variable valence cation)
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Fe2+
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Iron (II) or ferrous (variable valence cations)
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Fe3+
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Iron (III) or ferric (variable valence cation)
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As3+
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Arsenic (III) or arsenous (variable valence cation)
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As5+
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Arsenic (V) or arsenic (variable valence cation)
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Sb3+
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Antimony (III) or antimonious (variable valence cation)
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Sb5+
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Antimony (V) or antimonic (variable valence cation)
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Sn2+
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Tin (II) or stannous (variable valence cation)
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Sn4+
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Tin (IV) or stannic (variable valence cations)
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Pt2+
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Platinum (II) or platinous (variable valence cations)
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Pt4+
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Platinum (IV) or platinic
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Mn2+
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Manganese (II) or manganous (variable valence cations)
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Mn4+
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Manganese (IV) or manganic (variable valence cations)
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Co2+
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Cobalt (II_) or cobaltous (variable valence cation)
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Co3+
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Cobalt (III) or cobaltic (variable valence cations)
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Cr2+
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Chromium (II) or chromous (variable valence cations)
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Cr3+
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Chromium (III) or chromic (variable valence cations)
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Au+
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Gold (I) or aurous
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F-
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Fluoride (anions -1)
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Cl-
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Chloride (anion -1)
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Br-
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Bromide (anion -1)
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I-
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Iodide (anion -1)
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H-
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Hydride (anion -1)
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CN-
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Cyanide (anion -1)
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OH-
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Hydroxide (anion-1)
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MnO4^-
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Permanganate (anion -1)
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C2H3O2^-
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Acetate (anion -1)
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NO2^-
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Nitrite (anion -1)
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NO3^-
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Nitrate (anion -1)
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SCN-
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Thiocyanite (anion -1)
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HCO3^-
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Hydrogen carbonate or bicarbonate (anion -1)
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HSO3^-
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Hydrogen sulfite or bisulfite (anion -1)
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HSO4^-
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Hydrogen sulfate or bisulfate
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XO-
(where X is a halogen: F-, Cl-, Br-, I-)
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hypo__________ite
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XO2^-
(where X is a halogen: F-, Cl-, Br-, I-)
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_____________ite
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XO3^-
(where X is a halogen: F-, Cl-, Br-, I-)
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___________ate
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XO4^-
(where X is a halogen: F-, Cl-, Br-, I-)
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per___________ate
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O^2-
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Oxide (anion -2)
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S^2-
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Sulfide (anion -2)
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O2^2-
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Peroxide (anion -2)
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C2O4^2-
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Oxalate (anion -2)
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Cr2O7^2-
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Dichromate (anion -2)
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CrO4^2-
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Chromate (anion -2)
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MoO4^2-
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Molybdate (anion -2)
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MnO4^2-
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Manganate (anion -2)
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S2O3^2-
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Thiosulfate (anion -2)
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CO3^2-
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Carbonate (anion -2)
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SO3^2-
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Sulfite (anion -2)
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SO4^2-
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Sulfate (anion -2)
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PO4^3-
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Phosphate (anion -3)
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BO3^3-
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Borate (anion -3)
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AsO3^3-
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Arsenite (anion -3)
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AsO4^3-
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Arsenate (anion -3)
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Fe(CN)6^3-
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Hexacyanoferrate (III) or ferricyanide (anion -3)
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Fe(CN)6^4-
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Hexacyanoferrate (II) or ferrocyanide (anion -4)

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