Dawson H.

asked • 02/10/21

Give the oxidation number of antimony in the following:

a) SbH3


b) H2SbO4-


c) SbCl3

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Virginia C. answered • 02/11/21

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How about HClO4 where Cl has oxidation number of +7?
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02/11/21

Virginia C.

Yep. That's the oxidation number of Cl in perchloric acid.
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02/11/21

Virginia C.

The oxidation number of -1 applies to Cl when it is a halide.
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02/11/21

Virginia C.

Students typically learn the rules first and then the exceptions are presented .....
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