Chemistry

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Chemistry
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  1. Empirical formula
    a chemical formula showing the simplest ratio of elements in a compound rather than the total number of atoms in the molecule
  2. Molecular formula
    a chemical formula for a compound existing as discrete molecules that gives the total number of atoms of each element in a molecule
  3. Ion
    an atom or group of atoms that carries a positive or negative electric charge as a result of having lost or gained one or more electrons
  4. Anion
  5. Cation
  6. Ionic compound
  7. Molecular compound
  8. Chemical nomenclature
  9. Monatomic ion
  10. Polyatomic ion
  11. Binary compound
  12. Oxoacid
  13. Oxoanions
  14. Molecules
  15. Formula unit
    the chemical formula with the least number of elements out of the set of empirical formulas having the same proportion of ions as elements

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