Chapter 3: Atoms and Molecules

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Atoms and Molecules


Q.3: What are polyatomic ions? Give examples.


The negatively charged ion is called an anion while the positively charged ion is called a cation.  The ion that contains more than one and behaves like a single unit is known as a polyatomic ion. The examples of some polyatomic ions are shown below:

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