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Alkali Metals

The melting point for metals generally as you go down a group?

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May 13, 2016 10:44AM

There is no "generally". For alkali metals (group 1) and alkali earths (group 2) they decrease. For groups 4 to 10 they rise, for group 11 it goes down from copper to silver and then up to gold.