Alkaline Earth Metals

By: Kylie Pope

What are Alkaline Earth Metals?

Are metallic elements found in the second group of the peridoc table. All alkaline earth metals have an oxidation number of +2, making them very reactive. Because of their reactivity, the alkaline metals are not found free in nature.

Where do you find Alkaline Earth Metals?

The group lies in the s-blokc of the periodic table as the alkaline earth metals have their outermost electron in an s-orbital

What are Alkaline Earth Metals used for?

used to make alloys some types of them