The mass percent of aluminum (Al) metal for its reaction with group 6A elements is given. The formula of ionic compound formed after this reaction is to be calculated. Concept introduction: The ionic compound is formed by the complete transfer of electrons between atoms. The oxidation state of 6A element is -2 and the oxidation state of aluminum is +3 . The number of moles is the ratio of mass of compound to its molar mass. To determine : The formula of ionic compound that is formed due to reaction of aluminum with group 6A elements.

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Chemistry

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Steven S. Zumdahl + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305957404
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Chemistry

10th Edition
Steven S. Zumdahl + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305957404

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Chapter 3, Problem 185CP
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation: The mass percent of aluminum (Al) metal for its reaction with group 6A elements is given. The formula of ionic compound formed after this reaction is to be calculated.

Concept introduction: The ionic compound is formed by the complete transfer of electrons between atoms.

The oxidation state of 6A element is -2 and the oxidation state of aluminum is +3.

The number of moles is the ratio of mass of compound to its molar mass.

To determine: The formula of ionic compound that is formed due to reaction of aluminum with group 6A elements.

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