Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 032191029X
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-029-5

Chapter 16 - Oxidation and Reduction - Exercises - Questions: 18

Answer

These elements have a great tendency to lose electrons. Hence, these elements are the most easily oxidized.

Work Step by Step

This, in turn, makes them more volatile and reactive.
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