Problem: Classify each property according to whether it is displayed by metals or by nonmetals. 

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We’re being asked to determine which of the given statements describe a metal or non-metal.

Metals

 ● Represent the largest classification for elements on the Periodic Table. 

Non-Metals 

  • Non-metals tend to have the opposite trend of metals when it comes to their physical properties. 
  • Non-metals are dull, poor conductors, transparent, & brittle.


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Classify each property according to whether it is displayed by metals or by nonmetals. 



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