What kind of metal is aluminum?
Aluminum is a pure metal but can be found in different forms.
As looking at the aluminum surface of a plane or a sheet of aluminum foil might suggest, it is a metal. Aluminium (Aluminum) is a metal but all aluminium that is exposed to the air will form aluminum oxide (Al2O3). this is always formed on the surface of the metal. Aluminum oxide is an ion, an ion consists of a metal and a non metal. in this case the metal is aluminium and the non…
firstly......aluminum is a metal by itself in nature.... aluminum is considered as a metal for the following reasons: 1 - aluminum is a solid at room temperature and has a relatively high density 2- aluminum can be hammered into sheets and drawn into wires most importantly, 3 - aluminum is a very good conductor of heat as well as electricity All the above properties belong to metals; hence aluminum is considered as a metal.