Problem: How many atoms are indicated by the prefixes for each of the following items?Drag each item to the appropriate bin.

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Numerical Prefixes:

Mono              1                     Di                    2
Tri                   3                     Tetra               4
Penta             5                      Hexa              6
Hepta             7                      Octa               8
Nona              9                      Deca              10

*numbers are written as subscripts of the element in the chemical formula

Hexafluoride → 6 atoms

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How many atoms are indicated by the prefixes for each of the following items?

Drag each item to the appropriate bin.

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