⛅️Alkaline Earth Metals⛅️

Group 2

Group 3 contains

Beryllium, Magnesium, Calcium, Strontium, Barium, and Radium.
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Uses

Beryllium

-Used for the manufacturing of metal to add strength to it.

-When used in tools it prevents sparks.

Magnesium

- Mixed with aluminum and zinc to make airplane parts.

-Mixed with rare Earth Metals to make a heat resistant metal and used in car parts.

Calcium

-Cosmetic industries use it in toothpaste and in vitamins.

Strontium

-When burned it makes a red flame so it's used in firecrackers and flares.

Barium

-Taken as a chalky liquid to calm stomach aches.

-Mixed with Sulfur to make Barium Sulfate.

Where are they found?

Found in earth's crust but not in their original form.