# What is the correct name for N_2O_5?

Jan 13, 2016

Dinitrogen Pentoxide

#### Explanation:

Both elements are non-metals, thus you will need to use the relevant prefix to name it. It might be useful to memorize the list of prefix below.

Mono - 1
Di - 2
Tri - 3
Tetra - 4
Penta - 5
Hexa - 6
Hepta - 7
Octa - 8
Nona - 9
Deca - 10