`how do metal react with a non metal

Asked by vskksv | 10th Mar, 2008, 07:02: PM

Expert Answer:

M + N  bMa+ + aNb- MbNa

Metal will lose electron get oxidised and non metal will gain electron get reduced. 

Example Ca + O2  CaO

Answered by  | 19th Mar, 2008, 11:17: AM

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