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Common Names and Formulas of Important Chemical Compounds

Posted on : June 9th 2019, 11:45 am

Generally 2 to 3 questions asked from the topic Common Names and Formulas of Important Chemical Compounds. So, here are short notes on Common Names and Formulas of Important Chemical Compounds which will be useful for upcoming SSC, IB ACIO, IBPS, Railways as well as other competitive exams as well.Get Pdf of Chemical Formula and Common Name

Common Names and Formulas of Important Chemical Compounds

Chemical
Compounds

Common
Names

Chemical
Formulas

Acetyl
salicylic acid

Aspirin

C9H8O4

Sodium
Bicarbonate

Baking
Soda

NaHCO3

Calcium chlorohypo chlorite

Bleaching
Powder

Ca(ClO)2

Sodium
tetraborate

Borax

Na2B4O7.10 H2O

Sodium
hydroxide

Caustic
Soda

NaOH

Sodium
carbonate

Washing
Soda

Na2CO3.10 H2O

Carbon
dioxide

Dry
ice

CO2

Copper
sulphate

Blue
Vitriol

CuSO4

Ferrous
sulphate

Green
Vitriol

FeSO4

Zinc
sulphate

White
Vitriol

ZnSO4

Sulphuric Acid

Oil of
vitriol

H2SO4

Calcium
oxide

Quick
Lime

CaO

Carboxyl
chloride

Phosgene

COCl2

Calcium sulphate
hemihydrate

Plaster
of Paris

(CaSO4. 2H2O)

Methane

Marsh
Gas

CH4

Sodium
chloride

Table
Salt

NaCl

Hydrochloric
acid

Muriatic
Acid

HCl

Nitrous
oxide

Laughing
Gas

N2O

Chloropicrin

Tear
Gas

C10H5ClN2

Calcium
hydride

Hydrolith

CaH2

Dichlorodifluoro
methane

Freon

CF2Cl2

Calcium Sulphate
Dihydrate

Gypsum

CaSO4. 2H2O

Calcium
hydroxide

Slaked
Lime

Ca(OH)2

Phenol

Carbolic
Acid

C6H6O

TNT

         Trinitrotoluene

 

      C7H5N3

Sand

 

Silicon Oxide

 

SiO2

 

Sugar

 

Sucrose

 

C12H22O11

 

Heavy Water

 

Deuterium Oxide

 

D2O