Problem: Name each molecular compound.SiCl4

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We follow the 2 basic rules below in naming molecular compounds.

1. The first nonmetal is named normally and uses all numerical prefixes except Mono.

2. The second nonmetal keeps its base name but has its ending changed to -ide.

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Name each molecular compound.


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