We are being asked to determine the formula of the following coordination compounds:
A. tris(ethylenediamine)cobalt(III) bromide
We will do the following steps to solve this problem:
Step 1. Determine the complex ion and the counter ion
Step 2. Figure out the formula of the complex ion
Step 3. Attach the counterion and form the coordination compound
Give the formula of each coordination compound.
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