Properties & Uses of Compounds of Group 3 Elements


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Group 3 elements are best categorized as belonging to what type of element?

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1. What boron-containing compound can be used as a detergent for washing and a fire-retardant?

2. Compounds that contain group 3 elements find use as Lewis acids. A Lewis acid is a compound that can act as electron pair _____.

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Complete the quiz and worksheet, seeing what you know about properties and uses of compounds of group 3 elements. Compounds that act as Lewis acids and aluminium-containing compounds are covered on the quiz.

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  • Boron-containing compound used as detergent
  • How Lewis acids work
  • Type of element group 3 elements are categorized as belonging to
  • Why compounds containing group 3 elements can act as Lewis acids

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