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    A) UO2<+2>
    b) As2O3
    c) NaBiO3
    d) As4
    e)P4O6
    f) Mg2P2O7
    g) Na2S2O3
    h) Hg2Cl2
    i) Ca(NO3)2

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    a) UO2<+2>
    <br>Let x be the Oxidation Number (ON) of U. Then x - 2*2 = +2 which gives x = +6
    <br>Therefore, ON of U = +6
    <br>ON of O = -2
    <br>
    <br>b) As2O3
    <br>Let x be the ON of As. Then 2x - 3*2 = 0 which gives x = +3
    <br>Therefore, ON of As = +3
    <br>ON of O = -2
    <br>
    <br>c) NaBiO3
    <br>Let x be the ON ...

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