CHAPTER 19

Transition Metals Including Lanthanides and Actinides

Chapter Highlights

Electronic con guration, General properties, Oxidation states of transition metals, General properties of second and third row transition elements, inner transition elements, General discussion with special reference to oxidation states, Lanthanide contraction and various levels of multiple-choice questions.

d-BLOCK AND f-BLOCK ELEMENTS

Table 19.1 d-and f-Block Elements

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TRANSITION ELEMENTS
  • Those elements which have their last valence electron in d orbital or those elements which have two outermost shells incomplete are called d-block elements.
  • They are called ...

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