Alkali Metals

(Lithium, Sodium, Potassium, Rubidium, Cesium, Francium)

What are Alkaline Metals?

Elements in Group 1. This group reacts with water to form hydroxide ions. They are the most reactive metals.

Where are they found?

They are high reactive so they are found freely in nature

What are they used for?

  • table salt
  • medication for bipolar disorders
  • batteries
  • aluminum
  • glass industries
  • fertilizer
  • detergent
  • explosives
  • photography industries

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