What are differences between chemical properties of matals and non-metals?

Asked by  | 27th Aug, 2008, 10:35: PM

Expert Answer:

Metals Nonmetals
react with oxygen and form basic or amphoteric oxides react with oxygen and formacidic or neutral oxides

react with hydrogen and form hydride of type MH.eg.NaH

or MH2

react with hydrogen and form hydride of type MH3,etc

 

Answered by  | 28th Aug, 2008, 02:37: PM

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