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Group 2: Physical Properties of Alkali Earth Metals

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    3675
  • This page explores the trends in some atomic and physical properties of the Group 2 elements: beryllium, magnesium, calcium, strontium and barium. Sections below cover the trends in atomic radius, first ionization energy, electronegativity, and physical properties.

    Contributors and Attributions

    Jim Clark (Chemguide.co.uk)