Is the atoms of gold are somewhat more inactive than other elements ? If then why?

Asked by Tejnarin3121 | 30th Dec, 2019, 05:12: PM

Expert Answer:

Atom of gold is more inactive than many elements but it does not mean that it is least reactive metal( Pt is less reactive than Au). It is less reactive because it do not loose electrons easily at normal temperature so it is not able to react with non-metals.

Answered by Ravi | 31st Dec, 2019, 04:47: PM