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1

What are the rows in the periodic table called?

Periods

2

What are the columns in the periodic table called?

Groups

3

What are on the left side of the stepped line?

Metals

4

What is on the right side of the stepped line?

Non-Metals

5

What are metalloids?

Elements near the stepped line that have properties of metals and non-metals

6

Do melting and boiling point decrease or increase as you go down group one?

Decrease

7

Are group one elements reactive?

Yes, very reactive

8

Does reactivity increase or decrease as you go down group one?

Increase

9

What is another name for group one?

The Alkaline Metals

10

Do melting and boiling points increase or decrease as you go down group 7?

Increase

11

Does reactivity increase or decrease as you go down group 7?

Decrease

12

What are displacement reactions?

Where a more reactive metal displaces, or pushes out, a less reactive metal from its compound

13

What is another name for group seven?

The Halogens

14

Are group 0 elements reactive?

No, they are unreactive

15

Do group 0 elements get more or less reactive as you go down the group?

More reactive

16

Do melting and boiling points increase or decrease as you go down group 0?

Increase

17

What colour are group 0 elements at room temperature?

Colourless