. Answer the following questions


a. Name a lustrous non-metal.

b. Name a non-metal which exists as a liquid at room temperature.

c. The allotropic form of a non-metal is a good conductor of electricity. Name the allotrope.

d. Name a non-metal which is known to form the largest number of compounds.

e. Name a non-metal other than carbon that shows allotropy.

f. Name a non-metal which is required for combustion.

Best Answer

a. Iodine is a lustrous non-metal

b. Bromine is that non-metal which exist as a liquid at room temperature.

c. Graphite is an allotrope which is a good conductor of electricity.

d. Carbon is a non-metal known to form the largest number of compounds.

e. Phosphorus is a non-metal other than carbon which show allotropy.

f. Oxygen is a non-metal which is required for combustion.

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