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Unformatted text preview: Any metal shown here can displace (from a compound) any other metal below it in the series. Chemistry 111 Understanding Chemical Harwood Formulas & Reactions 2 What were the sentences you gave in class? These were two sentences that describe the activity of elements. For elements above H 2 in the series (more active): K ing’s Ba rber went to Sr i Lanka and CaNa da with M a g nificent Al to study Z e n and Fe ncing at a P u b lic school. The above sentence lists the elements from most reactive to least reactive. These elements DO react with acids. For elements above H 2 in the series (more active): A Cu te A n g el H u g ged a P an d a and P a t ted it with gold en fingers. The elements in the above sentence DO NOT react with acids....
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- Fall '07
- Reaction, Chemical reaction, Chemical element, Chemical compound, Hydrogen Gas