Problem: Write the chemical formula for the following:a. beryllium phosphate trihydrateb. copper(II) nitrate pentahydrate

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  • For a) we have beryllium (Be2+) and phosphate (PO43-)

  • Recall that the charge of the ion will go to the subscript of the counter ion

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Write the chemical formula for the following:

a. beryllium phosphate trihydrate

b. copper(II) nitrate pentahydrate

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