Properties and Structures of Metals

Properties and Structures of Metals

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Properties of Metals

Shiny

Maluble

Tangible

Good conductors of electricity and heat

Hard

Strong

High density

May react with air, water and acids

High melting and boiling point

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Structures of Metals

Metals have huge regular structures and have free electrons which allows the atoms to slide over each other, meaning it's maluble. And beacuse of all the free electrons metals conduct heat and electricity well.

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