# What are some examples of compounds?

For example, water (${H}_{2}$O) is a compound consisting of two hydrogen atoms bonded to an oxygen atom. The two elements are in a definite ratio, two atoms of Hydrogen chemically combine with one atom of oxygen to make chemical compound called water.
Sugar ${C}_{12}$ ${H}_{22}$ ${O}_{11}$, Salt NaCl, Glucose ${C}_{6}$ ${H}_{12}$ ${O}_{6}$ are some examples of chemical compounds or simply compounds.