Problem: Arrange the following elements in order of increasing metallic character: Fr, Sn, Cd, S, Ba, Se. Rank elements from least to most metallic character.

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Metallic character increases across from right to left and from top down in the periodic table. 

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Arrange the following elements in order of increasing metallic character: 

Fr, Sn, Cd, S, Ba, Se. 

Rank elements from least to most metallic character.


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