Chapter 4 Class 8 - Materials : Metals And Non-Metals

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Here, we first explain the concepts, and then you do the questions related to the concept - both NCERT Questions, as well as extra questions which we have made for you.


In this chapter, we will learn

  • What are Metals, Non-Metals and their examples
  • What are metalloids
  • Physical Properties of Metals and Non Metals - like malleability, ductility, etc.
  • Then, we look at some Chemical Properties of Metals and Non-Metals, like
  • Reaction of Metals and Non-Metals with Oxygen
  • Reaction of Metals and Non-Metals with Water
  • Reaction of Metals and Non-Metals with Acid
  • Reaction of Metals and Non-Metals with Base
  • Reactivity Series, and Displacement Reaction
  • Comparing different chemical properites of both Metals and Non-Metals
  • And, finally, different uses of both metals and non-metals
  • In addition to this, we also see some exceptions, like
    • Some metals are soft
    • Rusting of iron and copper.. and how it occurs
    • Why are some non metals stored in water


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There are some practice questions for you as well.


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