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Group 14: General Chemistry

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  • Covers the Group 4 (IUPAC: Group 14) chemistry (carbon, silicon, germanium, tin and lead) and specifically the trend from non-metal to metal as you go down the group, and the increasing tendency towards an oxidation state of +2. Also a certain amount of chemistry of the chlorides and oxides.