Problem: Predict the formula for a compound made from X2 and Y2

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Recall the types of reactions

  • Combination/Synthesis  multiple reactants combine to form a single productw/o change in oxidation numbers

A + B  AB

  • Decomposition reactant splits into multiple products with no change in oxidation numbers

AB  A + B


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Predict the formula for a compound made from X2 and Y2

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