We have to write appropriate names for ClF3 and VF3.
A compound that is made from a metal and a nonmetal is named as an ionic compound.
A compound that is made from two nonmetals is named as a covalent compound.
The rules for naming of ionic compounds are:
Use the appropriate naming convention (for ionic or molecular substances) to assign a name to each of the compounds ClF3 and VF3.
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