Which of the following describes a nonmetal?
A)tend to gain electrons
B)group 2 elements on the periodic table
C)good conductor of electricity
E)good conductor of heat
Which of the following statements is TRUE?
A)Cations are usually larger than their corresponding atom.
B)Metals tend to form cations.
C)Atoms are usually larger than their corresponding anion.
D)The halogens tend to form 1+ ions.
E)Nonmetals tend to lose electrons.
When forming an ion,sulfur,S,will normally ________ electron(s).