MYP 7 Science - Chemistry

MYP 7.3.5: Metals and alloys

Objectives

  • To describe the principle properties of a metal
  • To know that an alloy is not the same as a compound
  • To understand that alloys often have superior properties to element
  • To know the names of the common alloys steel, brass and bronze, cupronickel and their uses.
  • To know that the metals appear on the left of the periodic table

Introduction

The stone age was succeeded by the bronze age, which in turn was succeeded by the iron age… why?


Resources

Science Explorer - Chemical Building Blocks, Chapter 4 Section 2 - Metals and alloys pp130-134, pp 152-157

Spotlight Science 8: p64-65, p70, p79

 


 
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