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What is the common name for sodium chloride?

Retry Correct Incorrect You probably know this ionic compound best by its common name: salt! Sodium chloride has the chemical formula NaCl, with a 1:1 ratio of sodium and chloride ions. Sea salt also contains other chemical salts.
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What is the common name for sodium chloride?

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