Chemical Names & Formulas

Enduring Understandings:
  • the periodic table can be used to identify ion charges (determine chemical formulas)
  • there are rules to follow for naming compounds
  • there are two laws of nature governing the writing of formulas and word names for compounds

We will learn how to name and write the formulas for the following:
- Binary Ionic Compounds
- Ternary (Polyatomic) Ionic Compounds
- Acids
- Bases
- Binary Molecular Compounds