Problem: Name the following compounds by the stock system (international systematic naming system).MgSLi2CO3CuSO4Fe2O3

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The rules for naming binary ionic compounds are as follows:


1. The metal keeps its name, and is named and written first.

– For transition metals, we use Roman numerals to denote its charge.


2. The nonmetal keeps its base name but has its ending change to –ide.


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Name the following compounds by the stock system (international systematic naming system).

MgS

Li2CO3

CuSO4

Fe2O3

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