posted by Michael

Why do we use metals in wires?
(Select all that apply.)

a. Metals are lustrous.
b. Metals are reactive.
c. Metals conduct electricity.
d. Metals are ductile.

I think its b and c

  1. Scott

    electrical conductivity is certainly good for a wire

    so is being able to form into long skinny shapes (ductility)

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