Nomenclature of Simple Binary Compounds-Names to Formulas 

Click 'New Problem' and enter the Formula for the following compound:
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This is a basic exercise in converting names into formulas for binary compounds. Since its effective use requires analysis of text input there are some basic rules:


1. The user should refer to the periodic table for the proper atomic symbols
2. Pressing "New Compound" will give you the name of a compound.
3. Enter the formula of the compound in the cell using the following guidelines. 4. Press "Check Answer."
5. Results and score appear in the lower table on the page.

This page was developed by David Arrow, based largely on code written by Prof George Wiger of California State University, Dominguez Hills campus.

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