What is the oxidation number of the phosphorus in Pyrophosphoric acid?

The total number of electrons that an atom either gains or loses to form a chemical bond with another atom is known as oxidation number. Pyrophosphoric acid is a tetraprotic acid with formula H4P2O7 . The oxidation number of phosphorus in Pyrophosphoric acid is +5.

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