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An organization of the elements based upon their physical and chemical properties
A row of elements in the periodic table whose properties change gradually and predictably
Family of elements in the periodic table with similar physical or chemical properties
Group of elements in the periodic table that are highly reactive nonmetals; Group 17
Group do elements in the periodic table that generally do not react with other elements, and which are all gases; Group 18
Elements that have luster, are malleable and ductile, and are good conductors of heat and electricity.
Elements that are usually gases or brittle solids at room temperature and are poor conductors of heat and electricity.
Elements that share some properties of metals and nonmetals
Electrons in outer energy level of an atom; determines an element's chemical and physical properties
Silvery solid metals that increase in reactivity as you move from top to bottom; Group 1
Name of metals found in Group 2
Alkaline Earth metals