find out the chemical properties of metals with reaction with air or oxygen

Asked by amanbhargava | 18th May, 2010, 09:59: PM

Expert Answer:

Almost all metals react with oxygen / air to form metal oxides.

Metal oxides are mostly basic in nature like Na2O , K2O

But some metal oxides may be amphoteric in nature i.e. , they show both acidic as well as basic behaviour like Al2O3 , ZnO.

 

Answered by  | 19th May, 2010, 11:18: AM

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