Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 2 months ago

Which list of elements consists of the most similar properties?

a  Al, Si and P

b  B, Si and As

c  K, Ca and Ga

d  Mg, Ca and Ba

1 Answer

  • 2 months ago

    d Mg, Ca and Ba

    This is because they are all in the same Group in the periodic table and that means they all have the same number of valence electrons.  It is generally the valence electrons that account for the reactions and thus the properties.

Still have questions? Get answers by asking now.