Acid

2 Types of Acids

  • Binary Acids
    • Ex. H HF, HCL, HBr

Naming Formula for Binary Acids

HF = Hydro + Stem of the element + ic acid

Writing Formula for Binary Acids

Hydrofluoric Acid

H+1 F+1

  • Oxoacid
    • Ex H O – H2SO4, H3PO4, HNO3

Naming Oxoacids

1. Name of Poly-Atomic

2. Add “ic” and acid

Formulating Oxoacid

1. Write “H”

2. Then write the polyatomic

3. Then add changes

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