We are being asked to determine the correct formula of a compound that has ten oxygen atoms and four phosphorus atoms
First, let's determine what type of compound we have.
What is the correct formula of a compound that has ten oxygen atoms and four phosphorus atoms?
A) 10 OP4
D) 4 PO10
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