-In the Periodic Table , Metals are on the left of the stepped line and non-metals are on the right.

  • Most metals have high melting points. They are good conductors of heat and electricity . They are shiny and have high densities. They are malleable, ductile and sonorous.
    Most non-metals have low melting points . They are poor conductors of heat and electricity. In the solid-state they are dull and brittle .
  • Most oxides are basic . Those that dissolve in water form alkaline solutions. Non-metal oxides are acidic
    Physical properties describe things you…




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