Alkali Metals

Group (1) By: Dillon Massie

What Are Alkali Metals?

Alkali Metals are any of the elements lithium, sodium, potassium, rubidium, caesium, and francium, occupying Group IA (1) of the periodic table. They are very reactive, electropositive, monovalent metals forming strongly alkaline hydroxides. More simply any of a group of soft, white, low-density, low-melting, highly reactive metallic elements.

Halogens (Group 17)

The Halogens are fluorine, chlorine, bromine, iodine, and astatine. Can be toxic, used in chlorine and is meant to kill germs