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julia_copen
 2 years ago
How do you know that magnesium is the more metallic element in the compound magnesium oxide, MgO? how do I explain this?
julia_copen
 2 years ago
How do you know that magnesium is the more metallic element in the compound magnesium oxide, MgO? how do I explain this?

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aaronq
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Mg is a transition metal, Oxygen is a non metal

aaronq
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1metallic refers to the least electronegative one

chmvijay
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Mg is alkaline earth metal and oxygen belongs to nonmetallic nature hence when both combine they combine to form MgO
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