For each of the following pairs, which element will have the greater metallic character:
(a) Li or Be; (b) Li or Na; (c) Sn or P; (d) B or Al?
chem - Writeacher, Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 5:28pm
This is called "flooding the board." =(
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chem - DrBob222, Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 6:00pm
Use the electronegativities. The more metallic character will be due to the more electropositive element.