latin names

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Danielle Fabian 1H
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latin names

Postby Danielle Fabian 1H » Tue Dec 01, 2015 9:36 pm

Do we need to know the latin names for all of the transition metals?

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Re: latin names

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Dec 01, 2015 11:59 pm

You need to know the latin names for metals that change name when they become anions. For example, a positive metal complex will say iron (ii), but a negative one will say ferrate (ii)

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Re: latin names

Postby Alondra Loera 1A » Thu Dec 03, 2015 10:33 pm

I think this is most of them, hope this helps. Also do not forget -ous is -ic when there are more protons.
Cuprous ion Cu+

Ferrous ion Fe2+

Mercuric ion Hg2+

Plumbous ion Pb2+

Stannous ion Sn2+

Chromous ion Cr2+

Manganous ion Mn2+

Cobaltous ion Co2+

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