Chemistry: Principles and Practice (3rd Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 0534420125
ISBN 13: 978-0-53442-012-3

Chapter 2 - Atoms, Molecules, and Ions - Questions and Exercises - Exercises - Page 85: 2.67


Pb and Sn

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Pb (lead) and Sn (tin) would exhibit the most similar physical and chemical properties because they are in the same group on the periodic table. Elements belonging to the same group (or column) on the periodic table have the greatest similarity in terms of chemical and physical properties. Both tin and lead are in group 4A of the periodic table.
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