# What is the name of NH_4ClO_4?

The name of the compound ${\text{NH"_4"ClO}}_{4}$ is ammonium perchlorate.
${\text{NH"_4"ClO}}_{4}$ is named ammonium perchlorate. This is an ionic compound composed of equal numbers of ammonium cations, ${\text{NH"_4}}^{+}$, and perchlorate ions, ${\text{ClO"_4}}^{-}$.