Identifying unknown metals using their reactions with known metal compounds

Identifying unknown metals using their reactions with known metal compounds
Publication Date: February, 2010
Type of Resource: Practical activity/investigation

This online resource is a web page that details an activity where students identify metals based on their reactivity with metal ions in solution.

Additional Information

This activity is produced by Oresome Resources. Oresome Resources provides free educational resources and teacher professional development to assist in the teaching of, and learning about, minerals and energy.

Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 10 > Science Inquiry Skills > Processing and analysing data and information > ACSIS203
  • Year 10 > Science Understanding > Chemical Sciences > Different types of chemical reactions are used to produce a range of products... > ACSSU187
  • Year 10 > Science Understanding > Chemical Sciences > The atomic structure and properties of elements are used to organise them in... > ACSSU186