Problem: Fill in the blanks in the following table:CationAnionFormulaNameLithium oxideFe2+PO43-Al2(SO4)3Copper(II) nitrateCr3+I-Mn(ClO2)2Ammonium carbonateZinc perchlorateComplete the fourth column of the table.

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Name for ionic compounds → metal cation + nonmetal/polyatomic anion

Ionic compounds → charge of anion goes to subscript of counterion

2nd row:

Fe2+ + PO43-  → transition metal + polyatomic anion → iron (II) phosphate 

3rd row:

Al2(SO4)→ Al3+ + SO42- → main group metal + polyatomic anion → aluminum sulfate

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Fill in the blanks in the following table:


Lithium oxide


Copper(II) nitrate


Ammonium carbonate

Zinc perchlorate

Complete the fourth column of the table.

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