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Periodic Table

Periodic Law Properties of the elements are periodic functions of their atomic number
Atomic Radius Size of atoms
Ionization Energy Energy required to remove one electron from a neutral atom
Electronegativity Measure of the tendency of an atom to attract electrons
Periodic Table Table of chemical elements arranged by atomic number
Period Name of a horizontal row
Group Vertical column of elements
Metals Elements that form cations when in a solution
Nonmetals Elements without the characteristics of metals
Metalloids Elements with properties of metals and nonmetals
Alkali metals Li, Na, K, Rb, Cs, Fr
Alkaline Earth Metals Be, Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba, Ra
Halogens Fl, Cl, Br, I, As
Noble Gases He, Ne, Ar, Kr, Xe, Rn
Representative Elements First 2 families and last 6 families
Transition Metals Middle 11 families
Inner Transition metals 2 rows below the table
Ion An atom with an electric charge
Ionic Compound A chemical compound comprising ions held together by electrostatic forces
Covalent Bond Chemical bond that involves the sharing of electron pairs between atoms
Polyatomic Ion (Molecular Ion) Charged chemical ion composed of 2 or more atoms covalently bonded or of metal complex
Created by: Dante T.