Cu → transition metal → +2 charge
S → group 6A → -2 charge
Ag → transition metal → +1 charge
SO42- → polyatomic ion → -2 charge
Al → group 3A → +3 charge
ClO3- → polyatomic ion → -1 charge
Give the charges of the anion in each of the following compounds: CuS, Ag2SO4, Al(ClO3)3, Co(OH)2, PbCO3.
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