menu search
person
Compare chemical properties of metals and non metals.
thumb_up_alt 50 like thumb_down_alt 0 dislike
6 views

1 Answer

 
verified

The difference in chemical properties between metals and nonmetals.

Nonmetals Metals
1. Nonmetals form acidic or neutral oxides when they react with oxygen. 1. Metals react with oxygen to form metal oxides which are basic in nature
2. Nonmetals do not displace hydrogen with dilute acids 2. Metals displace hydrogen from dilute acids
3. Nonmetals do not react with water and steam. 3. Metals react with water and steam.
4. Nonmetals form negative ions. 4. Metals form positive ions.
thumb_up_alt 50 like thumb_down_alt 0 dislike

Related questions

thumb_up_alt 50 like thumb_down_alt 0 dislike
8 views 1 answer
thumb_up_alt 50 like thumb_down_alt 0 dislike
8 views 1 answer
thumb_up_alt 50 like thumb_down_alt 0 dislike
15 views 1 answer
thumb_up_alt 50 like thumb_down_alt 0 dislike
15 views 1 answer
thumb_up_alt 50 like thumb_down_alt 0 dislike
6 views 1 answer
add_circle_outline
...