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The oxidation state, often called the oxidation number, is an indicator of the degree of oxidation .... 2. Oxygen is assumed to have its usual oxidation state of − 2, and so the sum of the oxidation states of all the atoms can be expressed as x +  ...

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Peroxides include hydrogen peroxide, H2O2. This is an electrically neutral compound and so the sum of the oxidation states of the hydrogen and oxygen must ...

www.khanacademy.org/science/chemistry/chemical-reactions-stoichiome/types-of-chemical-reactions/a/oxidation-number

3, point, spaceIn compounds: fluorine is assigned a −1 oxidation number; oxygen is usually assigned a −2 oxidation number (except in peroxide compounds ...

chemed.chem.purdue.edu/genchem/topicreview/bp/ch2/oxnumb.html

2. The oxidation number of simple ions is equal to the charge on the ion. The oxidation number of ... Oxygen usually has an oxidation number of -2. Exceptions  ...

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Apr 8, 2014 ... If elements or compounds were exposed to oxygen, after a series of reactions ... RULE 6: The oxidation state of OXYGEN is -2 in a compound.

www.science.uwaterloo.ca/~cchieh/cact/c123/oxidstat.html

Assign an oxidation state (or oxidation number) to an atom in a molecule or ion. ... The oxidation state of oxygen in its compounds is -2, except for peroxides like ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-oxidation-number-of-oxygen-in-hydrogen-peroxide-H2O2

The oxidation number of oxygen in compounds is usually -2, but it is -1 in peroxides. The sum ...

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Rule 5: The oxidation number of oxygen in a compound is usually –2. If, however, the oxygen is in a class of compounds called peroxides (for example, ...

www.wikihow.com/Find-Oxidation-Numbers

Assign an oxidation number of -2 to oxygen (with exceptions). In almost all cases, oxygen atoms have oxidation numbers of -2. There are a few exceptions to this ...

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May 27, 2016 ... +2 Oxygen always has an oxidation number of -2 unless in peroxides, like H_2O_2, where it has an oxidation of -1. When O is attached to an ...