What is the largest family of elements on the periodic table?
What patterns are noted in electron structures found in the elements of a family in the periodic table?
A family of elements is a group (column) of the Periodic Table. The family of an element is the column it is in in the Periodic Table. In a family of elements, they all have similar properties. An Example of a Family of Elements; The Alkali Metals - Group 1 Lithium Sodium Potassium Rubidium Caesium Francium