nature of oxides

Asked by fathima12 | 22nd Sep, 2011, 07:21: PM

Expert Answer:

The oxide are among the most important of the compounds formed by elements.The types of oxides known may be acidic ,neutral, basic amphoteric or peroxides. In a given class of oxides of a specific group of elements, the basic nature increases with an increase in atomic number.Ex : Li2O is feebly basic while Cs2O is strongly basic.

Answered by  | 23rd Sep, 2011, 07:55: PM

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