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what is the oxidation number in:

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  1. kaylala
    • 2 years ago
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    what is the oxidation number in Xe, Fe and the compound?

  2. chmvijay
    • 2 years ago
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    its not Fe but its XeF4 may be check once again

  3. kaylala
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    http://chemed.chem.purdue.edu/genchem/topicreview/bp/ch2/oxnumb.html i got the question from this site: it's found at the bottom page @ practice # 7

  4. kaylala
    • 2 years ago
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    oh yeah, you're right: it's XeF4

  5. kaylala
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    |dw:1373561487358:dw|

  6. chmvijay
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    |dw:1373561567938:dw| can u answer now

  7. kaylala
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    |dw:1373561652008:dw|

  8. chmvijay
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    bcoz each F is -1 charge so how many F are there then total charge on all F will be what

  9. kaylala
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    |dw:1373561784803:dw|

  10. kaylala
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    i dont understand your statement: "bcoz each F is -1 charge so how many F are there then total charge on all F will be what " what does it mean?

  11. chmvijay
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    |dw:1373561978962:dw| bcoz its neutral compound no charge is present on the compound hence equal to zero to solve for X

  12. kaylala
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    ohh okay.. thanks

  13. chmvijay
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    yw

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