Which is a molecular species: #"ferrous phosphate"#; #"cupric chlorite"#; #"phosphoric acid"#?

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Dec 1, 2016

Answer:

The what?

Explanation:

#"Ferrous phospate "-=# #Fe_3(PO_4)_2#

And #"phosphoric acid"# is #H_3PO_4#. It is an hyroxide, oxide of phosphorus: #O=P(OH)_3#.

And #"cupric chlorite"# #-=# #Cu(OCl)_2#; #"cuprous chlorite"# #-=# #Cu(OCl)#

Only the phosphoric acid is molecular.