What are metalloids? Write. two differences between metals and non-metals. | web4study

What are metalloids? Write. two differences between metals and non-metals.



Metalloids are the properties of both metals as well as non-metals 

Metals:

1. Metals are good conductors of heat and electricity

2. Metals are malleable and ductile

3. Metals have a peculiar lustre or shine

 

Non – metals:

1. Non-metals are generally bad conductors of heat & electricity.

2. They do not show these properties. 

3. Non-metals do not have such shine or lustre.

 

 


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