We’re being asked to give the chemical name of NaOCl.
The rules for naming polyatomic ionic compounds are as follows:
1. The metal keeps its name and is named and written first.
– For transition metals, we use Roman numerals to denote its charge.
2. Name the polyatomic ion as you would normally.
Give the chemical names of each of the following familiar compounds.
NaOCl (in many bleaches),
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