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# Alkaline Earth Metals Reactions

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Sections
Hydrogen Atom
Alkali Metals
Alkaline Earth Metals
Alkaline Earth Metals Reactions
Periodic Trends and Diagonal Relationships
Boron Family
Carbon Family
Nitrogen Family
Oxygen Family
Halogens

The reactions of the Alkaline Earth Metals are driven by the presence of two valence electrons in their outer shell.

###### Reactivity of the Alkaline Earth Metals

The presence of an additional valence electron in the outer shell of the Alkaline Earth Metals make them undergo more reactions than the Alkali Metals

Concept #1: Reactions of the Alkaline Earth Metals