Problem: Determine the name for CoCl2·6H2O. Remember that Co forms several ions.A) cobalt chloride hydrateB) cobalt (I) chloride heptahydrateC) cobalt (II) chloride heptahydrateD) cobalt (II) chloride hexahydrateE) cobalt (I) chloride

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Determine the name for CoCl2·6H2O. Remember that Co forms several ions.

A) cobalt chloride hydrate

B) cobalt (I) chloride heptahydrate

C) cobalt (II) chloride heptahydrate

D) cobalt (II) chloride hexahydrate

E) cobalt (I) chloride

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