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Problem 7Q

What is the oxidation state of a free element? Of a monoatomic ion?

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Oxidation state, also called as oxidation number is the indicator of the degree of oxidation, i.e degree of losing of electrons of an atom in the chemical compound. Oxidation state or numbers are helpful in balancing chemical equations such as redox equations. Oxidation numbers are either positive, negative or zero.

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Author: Nivaldo J Tro
ISBN: 9780321910295

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