Oxidation States

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Oxidation States

Postby Jesse_torres2H » Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:22 pm

What elements oxidation states are most important to memorize?

Alyssa Parry Disc 1H
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Re: Oxidation States

Postby Alyssa Parry Disc 1H » Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:58 pm

I think just the ones for group 1(+1), group 2(+2), group 6(-2), group 7(-1), etc.

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Re: Oxidation States

Postby Grace Boyd 2F » Tue Feb 20, 2018 8:12 pm

Remember that oxygen is most commonly 2- because this element in this state comes up very often! Also, remember that Hydrogen is +1. H and O are two elements that you definitely want to make sure you know.

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