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Metals in Periodic Table


Approximately three-fourths of the elements in the periodic table are metals. Group-1 elements, except hydrogen, are called alkali metals. Alkali metals are soft and have low densities.Group-2 elements are called alkaline earth metals. Alkaline earth metals are harder and denser than alkali metals.Elements present in the middle, from Groups 3 to 12, are called transition metals. Group-13 elements, except boron, are metals.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this module, you will be able to:
- Locate the positions of metals in the periodic table.
- Explain the properties of alkali and alkaline earth metals.
- Identify alkali and alkaline earth metals based on their properties.

Controller Required Yes
Languages English - US , عربي , Español , Tiếng Việt
Domain K-12
Topic Code VC000009
Devices Google Cardboard with controller , Samsung Gear VR , Oculus Go , Pico Goblin , EduPro , WebXR