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Asked Oct 18, 2019
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AgBrO  

I thought this was Silver Bromite but according to the answer guide it is Silver Hypobromite.

How do you know when you have to put Hypo or Hyper before an element?

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A chemical compound consists of two or more different elements which are bonded with each other through different types of chemical bonds. A chemical bond is an interaction between two atoms that occurs due to valence shell electrons of an atom.

Step 2

An ionic bond can be defined as the electrostatic force of attraction between cation and anions. Here cation is a positively charged ion which is formed due to loss of electron whereas an anion is formed by the gain of electrons.

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Covalent bond is formed by equal sharing of electrons between bonded atoms a...

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