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The metals in Group IIIA, IVA, and VA of the periodic table are not transition metals. However,...

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The metals in Group IIIA, IVA, and VA of the periodic table are not transition metals. However, all but 1 have variable charges. What element in Group IIIA, Period 3 has a fixed charge, and what is that charge?

P-Block Elements:

The group IIIA to VIIIA belongs to p-block. Group IIIA to VIIA lies from period-2 to period-7. Different groups have their own names.

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The charge variation in p-block elements depends upon the inert pair effect.

The d and f-orbital show poor shielding effect due to which outermost...

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S-Block Elements on the Periodic Table: Properties & Overview

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What are s-block elements? Learn about periodic table orbital blocks and the s-block in the periodic table that contains the alkali and alkaline earth metals.


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