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Periodic table

Naming compounds

Basic formula

Simple compounds

Ionic compounds 1

Ionic compounds 2

Chemical suffixes

Old chemical names

Hydrocarbons - Alkanes

Alkanes, alkenes & alkynes

Alkanols to alkanoic acids

 

Common compounds

Common formula quiz

Acids, bases and salts

Covalent compounds

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Binary ionic compounds are composed of two elements.

 

The first element is a metal. The second element is a non metal.

An "ide" suffix is used to indicate that compound has been formed between the elements.

 

Chemical Formula of Binary Ionic Compounds

 
Chemical formula
Metal element
Non metal element
Chemical name
1.
NaCl
sodium
Answer
chlorine
Answer
sodium chloride
Answer
2.
Na2O
sodium
Answer
oxygen
Answer
sodium oxide
Answer
3.
FeS
iron
Answer
sulfur
Answer
iron sulfide
Answer
4.
AlP
aluminum
Answer
phosphorus
Answer
aluminum phosphide
Answer
5.
CaI2
calcium
Answer
iodine
Answer
calcium iodide
Answer
6.
Mg3N2
magnesium
Answer
nitrogen
Answer
magnesium nitride
Answer
7.
BaI2
barium
Answer
iodine
Answer
barium iodide
Answer
8.
LiF
lithium
Answer
fluorine
Answer
lithium fluoride
Answer
9.
K2S
potassium
Answer
sulfur
Answer
potassium sulfide
Answer
10.
ZnBr2
zinc
Answer
bromine
Answer
zinc bromide
Answer