To learn how to name a binary covalent compound when given a chemical formula.
This packet contains a video with instructions on how to name binary covalent compounds, three examples, and several independent practice problems with solutions.
1) Write the name of the first nonmetal or metalloid. If there is more than one atom of this element, include a greek prefix.
2) Write the name of the second nonmetal or metalloid, changing the ending to "-ide". Even if there is only one atom, you must always include a greek prefix.