Problem: The chemical formula for heptasulfur dioxide is ________.a. O2Sb. S2O7c. S7O2d. S7O

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  • Since it was written as heptasulfur dioxide, we can say that S is written first followed by O

  • A bond between sulfur and oxygen is covalent since both are nonmetals

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The chemical formula for heptasulfur dioxide is ________.

a. O2S

b. S2O7

c. S7O2

d. S7O

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