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n each of the following sets of elements, indicate which element shows the most active chemical behavior.

msp;  a .  B ,  Al ,  In       b .  Na ,  AI ,  S       c .  B ,  C ,  F

Interpretation Introduction

(a)

Interpretation:

In the given set of elements, the element that shows the most active chemical behavior is to be stated.

Concept Introduction:

The energy that is needed to eliminate an electron from a neutral atom is known as ionization energy.

According to the periodic table, the chemical reactivity of the elements increases while going down the group due to decrease in the ionization energy and it decreases while moving from left to right in the period due to increase in the ionization energy.

Explanation

The given set of elements is shown as,

B, Al, In

In the given set of elements, boron (B) shows lesser active chemical behavior as compared to those of aluminum (Al) and indium <

Interpretation Introduction

(b)

Interpretation:

In the given set of elements, the element that shows the most active chemical behavior is to be stated.

Concept Introduction:

The energy that is needed to eliminate an electron from a neutral atom is known as ionization energy.

According to the periodic table, the chemical reactivity of the elements increases while going down the group due to decrease in the ionization energy and it decreases while moving from left to right in the period due to increase in the ionization energy.

(c)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

In the given set of elements, the element that shows the most active chemical behavior is to be stated.

Concept Introduction:

The ability that is possessed by an atom to attract the bonding pair of electrons towards itself is known as electronegativity. The electronegativity increases while going from left to right in the period.

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