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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metalloid

A metalloid is any chemical element which has properties in between those of metals and .... The term metalloid also has been used for elements that exhibit metallic lustre and electrical conductivity, and that are amphoteric, such as arsenic, ...

socratic.org/questions/where-are-metalloids-used-in-everyday-life

Mar 3, 2016 ... Too many places to fit into a Socratic.org answer, but I'll give some examples. Boron is used in consumer cookware as borosilicate glass, ...

www.reference.com/science/metalloids-used-everyday-life-c704857ff45d67ec

Metalloids are used very commonly in solid-state electronics, as components of alloys in metal objects, in glass and in flame- and heat-resistant objects.

www.scienceclarified.com/everyday/Real-Life-Chemistry-Vol-2/Metalloids-Real-life-applications.html

Metalloids - Real-life applications ... Due to its semi-metallic qualities, silicon is used as a semiconductor of electricity. Computer chips are tiny slices of ultra- pure ...

www.scienceclarified.com/everyday/Real-Life-Chemistry-Vol-2/Metalloids.html

Science Clarified · Real-Life Chemistry Vol 2; Metalloids ... Without silicon, from which computer chips are made, our computer-based society simply could not ...

sciencestruck.com/uses-of-metalloids

Metalloids are mostly used as semiconductors in many electronic goods. To get more information on the uses of metalloids keep reading the article. ... If your doctor recommends medications that contain metalloids, ask your doctor about its side effects and ways to overcome them. Metalloid ... Chemistry in Everyday Life.

creationwiki.org/Metalloid

Now more than ever, semiconductors are being used in our everyday lives. Metalloids are a key component in the many electronics that we ...

www.shmoop.com/periodic-table/metals-metalloids.html

Metalloids play an important role in our everyday lives. Electricity and ... Boron is used as a bonding agent in magnets and other chemical substances. Bonding ...

www.thebalance.com/metalloids-the-semi-metals-2340162

Nov 20, 2016 ... Being too brittle and weak for structural applications, metalloids are most often used in the chemical, electronics, and alloying industries.