How many atoms of oxygen can be found in a hydronium molecule?
One: The formula for hydronium is H3O+1, which shows only one oxygen atom. ...
Asked in Elements and Compounds, Acids and Bases
What is the formula and charge for Hydronium ion and oxide?
The formula forHydronium ion isH3O+, it has a charge of +1. The formula for Hydroxide ion isOH-, and it has a charge of -1. ...
Asked in Chemistry, Elements and Compounds
What is the formula unit for H3O?
The simple answer is that the formula unit of H3O+ is H3O+. H3O+ is a polyatomic ion (called hydronium and formed from water in an acidic solution; the more H3O+, the more acidic the solution). Formula unit is the simplest ratio of atoms in a chemical compound that still gives the same compound. You can't make the formula any simpler than H3O+ and still have a hydronium ion. ...