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The periodic chart is arranged, left to right, top to bottom, by
Which group of elements on the periodic table include the standoffish snobs of the chemical world, who socialize with other elements only under the rarest of circumstances?
Elements on the periodic table that have properties of both metals and non-metals
Most famous metalloid
An element's atomic number is also the number of electrons in an atom of that element?
What is the IUPAC and what does it have to do with element names and symbols?
International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry: the governing body that regulates the naming of elements
What factor determines which elements are in a given group?
The number of electrons in the outer shell