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Problem: Give the formula of each coordination compound.tris(ethylenediamine)cobalt(III) bromidediamminedichloroplatinum(II)

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We are being asked to determine the formula of the following coordination compounds:

A. tris(ethylenediamine)cobalt(III) bromide

B. diamminedichloroplatinum(II)

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

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Give the formula of each coordination compound.

tris(ethylenediamine)cobalt(III) bromide


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