Chemical Formulas to Names

Based on these random chemical formulas, try to guess their corresponding names.
Some common household names are accepted, as well as official chemical names.
Arbitrary names are NOT accepted! (i.e., "salt", "sugar", "alcohol")
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Last updated: February 12, 2017
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Chemical Formula
Hint
Name
C6H8O6
A lack of it causes scurvy
Ascorbic Acid
CO2
A main contributor to global warming
Carbon Dioxide
C2H5OH
D.U.I. Culprit
Ethanol
NaCl
You'll find lots of it in the Dead Sea
Sodium Chloride
C12H22O11
For some people, a necessity in coffee
Sucrose
H2SO4
A car battery's best friend
Sulfuric Acid
H2O
A universal solvent in chemistry
Water
H2O2
Common disinfectant
Hydrogen Peroxide
NaHCO3
One component of a science-fair volcano
Sodium Bicarbonate
NH3
A very smelly ingredient in fertilizers
Ammonia
NaClO
For use on white clothes only!
Sodium Hypochlorite
CO
The Silent Killer
Carbon Monoxide
NaOH
Commonly used as a drain cleaner
Sodium Hydroxide
HCl
You'll find it in your stomach
Hydrochloric Acid
C10H14N2
Very addictive chemical found in cigarettes
Nicotine
C8H10N4O2
Stimulant found in coffee and energy drinks
Caffiene
O3
Earth's sunscreen?
Ozone
N2O
A gas that will crack you up, maybe
Dinitrogen Monoxide
CH4
Major component of natural gas
Methane
Fe2O3
Evidence of an aging car, for example
Iron (II) Oxide
1 Comments
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Level 66
Feb 12, 2017
Great Quiz!