Lithium

By: George Castillo

Lithium

3 protons

3 nutrons

3 electrons

1 valence electron

atomic # 3

atomic mass 7

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithium

group 1

alkali metals

reacts violently with noble gases because noble gases are trying to gain a electron to have a full valence electron ring, while alkali metals are trying to loose a electron so they react violently with each other

it is a metal

is solid, malleable, ductile, shiny, good conducter of heat and electricity, same valence electrons

water is the most common compound created with lithium and reacts violently.

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