Problem: Which of the following compounds whose formulas are in the left hand–column is incorrectly named in the right–hand column? A. SO3                    sulfur (VI) oxide B. HClO2                chlorous acid C. VBr3                   vanadium (III) bromide D. Sn(SO4)2           tin (IV) sulfate E. K3P                    potassium phosphide

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Which of the following compounds whose formulas are in the left hand–column is incorrectly named in the right–hand column?

A. SO3                    sulfur (VI) oxide

B. HClO2                chlorous acid

C. VBr3                   vanadium (III) bromide

D. Sn(SO4)2           tin (IV) sulfate

E. K3P                    potassium phosphide

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