Q. 63 A4.9( 10 Votes )

Define non-metals. Give five examples of non-metals.

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The elements which do not allow the conduction of heat and electricity and are neither malleable nor ductile are known as non-metals. Example: Carbon, sulphur, phosphorus, silicon and oxygen.

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