What is the difference between a metal, non-metal, and metalloid? Give an example of an element that is a metal? Non-metal? Metalloid?
Here is a summary of differences between metals and non-metals. Metalloids fall in between the two groups. http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/pertab/metal.htmlMetal: SodiumMetalloid: BoronNonmetal: Oxygen
Metal= Gold, Non Metal= hydrogen, Metalloid= Mercury coming from the periodic table
Metal is metal, element:Benon-metal isn't metal, element:Hemetalloid is like half metal half not.element:Ge