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Answered 2012-03-07 03:20:53

Sulfates typically get their names from the elements sulfur and oxygen. Compounds with the suffix "-ate" typically are oxidized to the maximum extent. In this case, sulfur, which can make around four bonds, is fully oxidized by the four oxygen atoms that are bound to it.

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What element from the periodic table that is in an ordinary fertilizer?

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