WHAT IS LANTHANOID CONTRACTION? MENTION TWO OF ITS CONSEQUENCE.

Asked by  | 27th Feb, 2009, 03:22: PM

Expert Answer:

The decrease in size of element due to poor shielding effect in f-series is called lathanoids contraction.

The two consequences are 1)atomic size                 2)ionisation energy.

Answered by  | 6th Mar, 2009, 03:30: PM

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