Name for ionic compounds → metal cation + nonmetal/polyatomic anion
Ionic compounds → charge of anion goes to subscript of counterion
Fe2+ + PO43- → transition metal + polyatomic anion → iron (II) phosphate
Al2(SO4)3 → Al3+ + SO42- → main group metal + polyatomic anion → aluminum sulfate
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Complete the fourth column of the table.
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