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Alkali's are salts composed of metals from the first column of the Periodic Table

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Some examples of an alkali?

The examples of the alkali are the washing products, soap, shampoo, and the washing up liquids.

What is symbol of alkali?

An Alkali is a base which dissolves in water. Its examples are NaOH, KOH.

What are some examples of dangerous bases?

Examples: hydroxides of alkali metals.

What are the examples of alkali metals?

Alkali metals are located in group 1 (the first column of the periodic table of elements from the left). Lithium, sodium, and potassium are examples.

What are examples of corrosive substances?

strong acids and alkali

The examples of alkali?


What is base and there examples?

acid is alkali and one base is ammonia

Is A base which dissolves in water is called an alkali?

Yes, a water soluble base is an alkali. Examples are :- NaOH, KOH etc.

What are the examples of weak salts?

These salts are weak electrolytes: examples are acetates, formates etc. of alkali metals.

Can you name some examples of neutralisation?

acid , being given a alkali

KOH and LiOH are examples of?

Strong bases. They are alkali metal hydroxides.

What are some examples of Alkali metals?

Alkali metals are in the first column of the periodic table, but do not include Hydrogen. The alkali metal family is composed of Lithium, Sodium, Potassium, Rubidium, Cesium and Francium. An example of an alkali metal is Sodium (Na).

What are the different types of family of elements?

Examples: alkali metals, alkali earth metals, noble gases, platinum metals, halogens, etc.

What are examples of high reactivity?

Very reactive elements are alkali metals and halogens.

What are the three weak alkali?

Examples are: NH4OH, Zn(OH)2, C5H5N.

Example of an alkali?

Examples of alkali metals are found in Group 1A (aka Group 1) of the periodic table (excluding hydrogen if hydrogen is found listed under Group 1A/Group1 on your version of the periodic table). Therefore: Li, Na, K, Rb, Cs and Fr are examples of alkali metals.

What are 3 examples of a alkali?

An alkali is a base in an aqueous solution. It is also a proton acceptor, that is it readily gains H+ ions. Examples of alkalis include NaOH (Sodium Hydroxide), NH3(Ammonia) and KOH (Potassium Hydroxide). Anything that disassociates in solution to make a positive ion plus an OH- ion can be classed as an alkali.

What are the examples of alkalis?

The alkali metals are: lithium, sodium, potassium, caesium, rubidium, francium.

Metals semi-metals alkali metals and nonmetals are examples of classifying elements into what?


What are some examples of Chemical Group?

Some great examples could be : alkali metals, alkaline earth metals, halogens, or noble/inert gases.

What metallic salts are soluble in water?

Examples: chlorides, sulfates, carbonates of alkali metals, nitrates etc.

What salts are soluble?

Examples: halides of alkali metals, nitrates, sulfates of many metals, iodates etc.

Which is soft metal?

Examples of soft metals: alkali metals, calcium, gallium, lead, bismuth etc.

Is Lithium real metal since it's an Alkali Metal?

In some cases yes but alkali metals are elements that have 2 valence electrons so they are very reactive. Some examples are Calcium and Radium.

What would be more reactive than magnesium (Mg)?

Examples: alkali metals, calcium, strontium, etc.