Why is carbon cosidered as a non-metal although it has a valency of 4 which is of a metalloid?

Asked by  | 23rd Aug, 2008, 09:38: PM

Expert Answer:

Carbon is  cosidered as a non-metal although it has a valency of 4 which is of a metalloid due to small size of carbon.
 

Answered by  | 24th Aug, 2008, 09:00: AM

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