Alkaline Earth Metals

What are Alkaline Earth Metals?

alkaline-earth metal, any of the six chemical elements that comprise Group 2 (IIa) of the periodic table.

Where are they from?

You can find Alkaline Earth Metals in group 2 of the periodic table. The elements are beryllium (Be), magnesium (Mg), calcium (Ca), strontium (Sr), barium (Ba), and radium (Ra).

How are they used?

Alkaline earth metals have their outermost electron in an s-orbital. most of there elements you will see everyday.