Narsingj Asked a Question
August 11, 2020 10:25 pmpts 30 pts
sir why we write salt as nacl not clna where as in complex salt its viceversa
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  • Rahul Best Answer
    the less electronegative atom ion is written first followed by more electronegative atom or ion....so, NaCl is written not ClNa....same we can observe in oxygen difluoride as OF2 n...
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  • Anonymous User thankyou
    Cation is written First
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    Anonymous User
    In complex also Cation is written First
  • Priyanshu kumar
    Ionic compounds consist of cations (positive ions) and anions (negative ions). ... In all cases, ionic compound naming gives the positively charged cation first, followed by the ne...
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    Priyanshu kumar
    got it??
  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    first we write cation and then anion. here Na+ is cation and Cl- is an anion so write it as NaCl. everything according to rule.
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    Dinesh khalmaniya
    check this link for more details https://chem.libretexts.org/Bookshelves/Introductory_Chemistry/Map%3A_Introductory_Chemistry_(Tro)/05%3A_Molecules_and_Compounds/5.04%3A_Writing_Fo...
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    first we write cation and then anion. here Na+ is cation and Cl- is an anion so write it as NaCl. everything according to rule.
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    Narsingj
    but sir if we considered in some of complex compound why its be reversed first we write negetive part then positive
  • Priyanshu kumar
    Hope this will helps u😊
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