We are asked to predict the formula for the borate ion, assuming it contains a single B atom and follows the trends shown in the figure.
We can see in the trend that elements of the same groups will have the same number of oxygen atoms.
Common oxyanions. The composition and charges of common oxyanions are related to their location in the periodic table.
(a) Predict the formula for the borate ion, assuming it contains a single B atom and follows the trends shown in the figure.
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