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An Element X Has a Valency of 2. Write the Simplest Formula for Oxide of the Element. - Science

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Short Note

An element X has a valency of 2. Write the simplest formula for oxide of the element.

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Solution

Valency of X = 2
Valency of Oxygen = 2

Formula for oxide of element X can be worked out by crossing the valencies of the constituent elements.
Therefore, formula for oxide of X is XO.

Concept: Ions (Radicals) and Its Types
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Lakhmir Singh Class 9 Chemistry - Science Part 2
Chapter 3 Atoms and Molecules
Short Answers | Q 19.2 | Page 151
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