why are lanthanides renamed as lanthanoids?

Asked by  | 2nd Sep, 2012, 04:24: PM

Expert Answer:

Fifteen elements La - Lu are lanthanoids and without lathanum the 14 elements from Ce - Lu  are Lathanides. 

Answered by  | 3rd Sep, 2012, 09:44: AM

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