The elements can be placed in the periodic table. The position of an element provides information about its properties. Most elements are metals, with different properties to those of non-metals.
Which statement about elements is correct?
Most elements are metals
Most elements are non-metals
There are about the same number of metals and non-metals
Where are the metals found in the periodic table?
On the left
On the right
Scattered all over
Which of the following is a general property of non-metals?
Good conductor of heat
Poor conductor of electricity
Which of the following is a general property of metals?
Poor conductor of heat
An element sinks in water and makes a ringing sound when hit. It is most likely to be:
Which of these is an element in group 2?
Which element from this list will be most similar to neon?
Who developed the modern periodic table?
What is produced when magnesium burns in air?
What term can be used to describe non-metal oxides?