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

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Let’s figure out the chemical formula of the ionic compound:

 barium → group 2A → +2 charge → Ba+2
• oxygen → group 6A → –2 charge → O2

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

barium and oxygen

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