Binary Ionic Compounds Quiz

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  • 1. 

    What is the prefix name for 7?

    • A.

      Hexa

    • B.

      Tetra

    • C.

      Hepta

    • D.

      Octa

    Correct Answer
    C. Hepta
    Explanation
    The prefix name for 7 is "hepta" because "hepta" is the Greek prefix that denotes the number 7. In this context, the question is asking for the prefix name that corresponds to the number 7, and "hepta" is the correct prefix for this number.

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  • 2. 

    2 nonmetals chemically combined make a?  

    • A.

      Ionic Bond

    • B.

      Covalent Bond

    • C.

      Binary Compound

    • D.

      Sandwich

    Correct Answer
    B. Covalent Bond
    Explanation
    When two nonmetals chemically combine, they typically form a covalent compound or molecule. In a covalent compound, the nonmetals share electrons to achieve a stable electron configuration. This sharing of electrons allows them to bond together and create a molecule, rather than forming ionic bonds typically seen in compounds involving metals and nonmetals.

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  • 3. 

    In binary ionic compounds, the name of the compound is derived from the:

    • A.

      Chemical formula of the compound.

    • B.

      Charge of the anion.

    • C.

      Charge of the cation.

    • D.

      Atomic number of the elements involved.

    Correct Answer
    A. Chemical formula of the compound.
    Explanation
    In binary ionic compounds, the compound's name is derived from its chemical formula, which consists of a cation (positively charged ion) and an anion (negatively charged ion). The name reflects the combination of these ions, with the cation named first followed by the anion, preserving electrical neutrality.

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    1. What prefix name for 2?

    • A.

      Zwei

    • B.

      Di

    • C.

      Penta

    • D.

      Tri

    Correct Answer
    B. Di
    Explanation
    The prefix "Di" is the correct answer for the question "What prefix name for 2?" This is because "Di" is commonly used as a prefix to indicate the number 2 in various contexts, such as in words like "dioxide" or "dilemma".

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  • 5. 

    What is the chemical formula for Triselenium Hexachloride?  

    • A.

      Se3Cl6

    • B.

      SeCL

    • C.

      Se6Cl3

    • D.

      SeCl1

    Correct Answer
    A. Se3Cl6
    Explanation
    The chemical formula for Triselenium Hexachloride is Se3Cl6. This is because "tri" indicates that there are three selenium atoms present, and "hexa" indicates that there are six chlorine atoms present. Therefore, the correct formula is Se3Cl6.

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