For inorganic nomenclature, on what does the #"Stock system"# rely?
As far as I know the Stock system for inorganic nomenclature relies on the (quoted!) oxidation number.
The Stock system would assign the oxidation state of the transition metal in parentheses with Roman numerals: i.e. potassium permanganate,
Note: The usage of
The correct formula for potassium permanganate is:
Calcium permanganate would be:
Iron(III) permanganate would be:
Here is a bit more help with this concept.