Problem: Write a formula for the ionic compound that forms between each pair of elements.magnesium and sulfur

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magnesium and sulfur

magnesium → group 2A → +2 charge → Mg2+

sulfur → group 6A → -2 charge → S2-

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Write a formula for the ionic compound that forms between each pair of elements.

magnesium and sulfur

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