This is a trend which holds for the whole Group, and applies whichever set of data you choose. Write the chemical formula of the following compounds. Na (am) + e- (am) + NH3(l) ——–> NaNH2(am) + —1/2 H2(g). Alkali metals dissolve in liquid ammonia to form blue and conducting solution. At anode: is done on EduRev Study Group by NEET Students. Question 4. Answer:  (a) Alkali metals have low ionization enthalpies. Na+ + e– —–> Na Question 6. Because BeO and MgO are much more inert than the other group 2 oxides, they are used as refractory materials in applications involving high temperatures and mechanical stress. Hydroxides of the lighter alkaline earth metals are insoluble in water, but their solubility increases as the atomic number of the metal increases. Whereas  BeSO4 is ionic in nature and its hydration energy dominates the lattice energy. Answer: BeCl2 (vapour) all metals, generally soft and highly reactive. (d). They have a strong tendency to lose 1 electron to form unipositive ions. Question 7. Which one of the following alkaline earth metal carbonates is thermally most stable? (b) a sodium amalgum reacts with water to produce NaOH which gives Na2CO3 on reacting with CO2 Answer: Due to smallest size, Li+ can polarize water molecules easily than the other alkali metal ions. How is it prepared? Answer: Since group 1 hydroxides and carbonates due to large size contain higher hydration energy than the lattice energy so, they are easily soluble in water. This means that the magnitude of hydration enthalpy is quite large. Therefore, a large amount of energy is needed to excite their valence electron, and that’s why they do not impart colour to the flame. To be familiar with the reactions, compounds, and complexes of the alkaline earth metals. Which of the following is not a peroxide? Reactions in Water. State as to why Answer: (d) BaCO3. State as to why The elements in Group 2 are called the alkaline earth metals. NCERT Solutions for Class 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12. Li+ < Na+ Na2O2. Question 6. (b) It is used in textile industries. Share with your friends. The greater the ease of producing OH-ions, the more alkaline is the Answer: (i) 2Na + 2H2O ——–> 2NaOH + H2 Why are lithium salts commonly hydrated and those of the other alkali metal ions usually anhydrous? As a result, these metals easily emit electrons on exposure to light. Explain why is sodium less reactive than potassium. (ii) 2Na + O2 ———> Na2O2 Answer:  Li. (a) Alkali metals show only +1 oxidation state. Na2CO3(s) + H2O(l)———–>2NaOH In case of sodium and potassium compounds, the magnitude of lattice enthalpy is quite small as compared of sodium and potassium that are mentioned, readily dissolve in water. Question 3. That’s why they always exist in combined state in nature. (c) Li < Cs < Rb < K < Na (d) Rb < Cs < K < Na < Li Magnesium atom has small size so electrons are strongly bound to the nucleus. 800+ VIEWS. Answer: (i) Ionization enthalpy. But it hydrolysis to sodium hydroxide and hydrogen sulfide gas by forming a strong aqueous solution. Alkali metals have low ionization enthalpies. Question 20. When alkali metal dissolves in liquid ammonia, the solution can acquire different colours. Question 1. Both lattice enthalpy and hydration enthalpy decreases down the group as the size of the cation increases but lattice enthalpy decreases more rapidly than the hydration enthalpy and hence the solubility increases down the group. Answer:  Because alkali and alkaline earth metals are themselves stronger reducing agents than the majority of other reducing agents. Lithium shows a diagonal relationship with (ii) Both BaO and BaSO4 are ionic compounds but the hydration energy of BaO is higher than the lattice energy therefore it is soluble in water. Question 2. Because of high nuclear charge the ionization enthalpy of alkaline earth metals are higher than those of the corresponding alkali metals. It is measured in either, grams or moles per 100g of water. They are less electropositive than alkali metals. All enzymes that utilise ATP in phosphate transfer require magnesium as a cofactor. (d) 5. Question 24. Name the alkali metal which shows diagonal relationship with magnesium? Properties of alkali and alkaline earth metals hydroxides in periodic table. energy levels which is not possible in bunsen flame. What happens when Question 4. When the hydroxides of the s-block metals are discussed, it's easier to separate between the group 1 elements and the group 2 elements. Which alkali metal ion forms largest hydrated ion in aqueous solution? (a) Why Cs is considered as the most electropositive element? Question 14. Answer: MgSO4,7H2O. Which of the following is used in photoelectric cells? Answer: Alkali metals have only one valence electron per metal atom. However, in case of corresponding magnesium and calcium compounds, the cations have smaller sizes and more magnitude of positive charge. Solubility is the maximum amount a substance will dissolve in a given solvent. Answer: Question 18. Answer:  Be and Mg. (iii) Sodium peroxide (iv) Sodium carbonate? Explain the reason for this type of colour change. Thus they show an oxidation state of +1 and are strongly electropositive. (b) Smaller the size (internuclear distance), more is the value of Lattice enthalpy since internuclear distance is expected to be least in the LiF. Question 10. Compare the solubility and thermal stability of the following compounds of the alkali metals with those of the alkaline earth metals. 2Cl-(aq) – 2e- ———> Cl2(g). The hydroxides become more soluble as you go down the Group. Extensively used in the manufacturing of high quality paper. Although it describes the trends, there isn't any attempt to explain them on this page - for reasons discussed later. 400+ SHARES. 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Compare the alkali metals and alkaline earth metals with respect to (i) ionization enthalpy, (ii) basicity of oxides, (iii) solubility of hydroxides. Because of high nuclear charge the ionization enthalpy (a) Lithium iodide is more covalent than lithium fluoride. 400+ VIEWS. (iii) Solubility of hydroxides of alkali metals are higher than that of alkaline earth metals. NaH, KH and CaH2, Question  8. It is prepared by heating CaC2 with N2 at high temperature. (iii) Sodium peroxide dissolves in water? Give the chemical equation also. The hydroxides and carbonates of sodium and potassium are easily soluble in water while the corresponding salts of magnesium and calcium are sparingly soluble in water. Explain. Question 4. Hydrides as well as halides of alkaline earth metals tend to polymerize The hydroxides and carbonates of sodium and potassium are easily soluble in water while the corresponding salts of magnesium and calcium are sparingly soluble in water. Answer: (a) It is mild antiseptic for skin infections. (c) Na2O+ CO2 ———–>Na2CO3. Alkali metals impart characteristic colours to the flame. The solubility of the alkaline earth metal hydroxide in water increases with increase in atomic number down the group. (d) 3. The solubility of hydroxides of alkaline earth metals in water increases on moving down the group. Give two examples. (b) What happens when alkali metals are dissolved in ammonia? Question 17. Question 28.Write balanced equations for reactions between. When heated to 800°C, NaN03 gives It is also soluble in acetone due to dipolar attraction. Question 3. The reducing property of alkali metals follows the order, (a) Na < K < Rb < Cs < Li (b) K < Na < Rb < Cs < Li, (c) Li < Cs < Rb < K < Na (d) Rb < Cs < K < Na < Li. What happens when it is added to water? Explain the significance of sodium, potassium, magnesium and calcium in biological fluids. Answer. If hydration energy is greater than lattice energy then the compound is soluble in water. Question 31. Hydrides as well as halides of alkaline earth metals tend to polymerize. Answer: (a) Due to its lowest ionization energy, Cs is considered as the most electropositive element. Below is a metal hydroxide solubility curve showing the solubility of the common heavy metal ions and their respective solubility versus pH. Question 8. Since Ionization enthalpy of potassium is less than that of sodium, potassium is more reactive than sodium. [ Thus they need large amount of energy for excitation of electrons to higher (b) 2KO2 + 2H2O ———-> 2K0H + O2+ H2O2 Question 9. (c) Lithium on being heated in air mainly forms the monoxide and not the peroxide. Why are alkali metals not found in nature? Nitrates – Group 1 and 2 elements are soluble in water because hydration energy is more than the lattice energy. Question 19. Participate in the oxidation of glucose to produce ATP. (a) Used in the softening of water, for laundry and cleaning purposes. Whereas, in magnesium and calcium due to small size their lattice energy dominates over hydration energy they are sparingly soluble in water. Which of the following is the least thermally stable? Question 11. Answer: Since BeCl2 is a covalent compound it is soluble in organic solvent. Metal hydroxide Ksp Metal hydroxide Ksp Be (OH)2 1.6 × 10-26 Sr (OH)2 3.2 × 10-4 Answer:  (i) Caustic soda Answer: They are always univalent because after losing one electron, they aquire nearest inert gas configuration.Li+ forms largest hydrated cations because it has the highest hydration energy. 800+ SHARES. Question 5. MgO(s) + Fe/Si(s) → 2Mg(l) + Ca, Table 21.4 "Selected Properties of the Group 2 Elements", Table 21.3 "Selected Properties of the Group 1 Elements", Section 21.1 "Overview of Periodic Trends", Section 24.5 "Common Classes of Organic Compounds", Figure 21.13 "Magnesium Alloys Are Lightweight and Corrosion Resistant", Table 17.1 "Solubility Products for Selected Ionic Substances at 25°C", Table 8.1 "Representative Calculated Lattice Energies", Section 12.6 "Bonding in Metals and Semiconductors", Chapter 25 "Appendix A: Standard Thermodynamic Quantities for Chemical Substances at 25°C". Solubility in water is related to the ionic nature and size. Why does the solubility of alkaline earth metal hydroxides in water increase down the group ? Na + C2H5OH ——–> C2H5ONa + ½ H2. Answer: (a) The unusual properties of lithium as compared to other alkali metals is due to its exceptionally small size of atom and its ion and its high polarising power. Comment on each of the following observations: 4Na + 02 2Na2O + 02 (a) Nitrates (b) Carbonates (c) Sulphates. The Questions and Answers of What is the solubility order of fluorides for alkaline earth metals? (ii) Sodium carbonate Thus, it has the highest charge density and hence attracts the water molecules more strongly. Their resultant is almost constant for these ions. Answer: (a) According to Fazan’s rule, Li+ ion can polarise  l– ion more than the F– ion due to bigger size of the anion. (a) Pb (b) Mg  (c) Ca (d) Al The oxide of which of the following metals is amphoteric? Alkali metals due to lower ionization enthalpy are more electropositive than the corresponding group 2 elements. Answer:  Sodium peroxide is formed. Answer: (a) Na2CO3 is a salt of a weak acid, carbonic acid (H2CO3) and a strong base NaOH. Which alkaline earth metals do not impart colour to the flame? Starting with sodium chloride how would you proceed to prepare. Describe the importance of the following: 2Cl– (melt) ——-> Cl2 (g) + 2e–. Question 1. (ii) Sodium hydroxide is manufactured by electrolysis of an aqueous solution of NaCl (brine) in Castner-Kellner cell. This discussion on What is the solubility order of fluorides for alkaline earth metals? Question 8. are solved by group of students and teacher of NEET, which is also the largest student community of NEET. Potassium carbonate cannot be prepared by Solvay process. Question 7. Why is LiF almost insoluble in water whereas LiCl soluble not only in water but also in acetone? Answer:  Alkali metals. Question 2. Li+ ion has the highest polarising power. Give the important uses of the following compounds. Thus Lil dissolves in ethanol more easily than the KI. (b) KO2 and water ... Reactivity of with water (and solubility of metal hydroxides) increases down the group. What do you mean by diagonal relationship in periodic table? (a) Na < K < Rb < Cs < Li (b) K < Na < Rb < Cs < Li Question 32. What happens when sodium metal is heated in free supply of air? What happens when (i) magnesium is burnt in air, (ii) Quick lime is heated with silica (iii) chlorine reacts with slaked lime (iv) calcium nitrate is heated? Name the alkaline earth metals whose salt do not impart colour to a non-luminous flame. Why does the solubility of alkaline earth metal hydroxides on water increase down the group. Group 2 carbonates are insoluble in water because their Lattice energy are higher than hydration energy. 7. Answer:(i) NaNO3 (ii) CaCO3 (iii) NaCl. Only strontium hydroxide (Sr (OH) 2) and barium hydroxides (Ba (OH) 2) are completely soluble from alkaline earth metals. 5.2.1 General characteristics of alkali metals: Alkali metals are highly reactive and are found in nature only as compounds. Magnesium hydroxide Mg (OH) 2 is a strong base (up to the limit of its solubility, which is very low in pure water), as are the hydroxides of the heavier alkaline earths: calcium hydroxide, strontium hydroxide, and barium hydroxide. Answer: 1. of alkaline earth metals are higher than those of the corresponding alkali metals. (a)Na + N2 + O2 (b) NaNO2 + O2 (c) Na2O + O2 + N2 (d)NaN3 + O2 Cl– – e– ——->Cl Why are potassium and caesium, rather than lithium used in photoelectric cells? Group 1 These hydroxides are the strongest bases in the aqueous medium and are highly corrosive. What are the common physical and chemical features of alkali metals? (c) It is because reduction potential depends upon sublimation energy, ionisation energy and hydration energy. (a) 9. (i) BeO is almost insoluble but BeSO4 is soluble in water. Question 5. Why is the solution of alkali metals in liquid ammonia conducting in nature? Answer: Alkali metals dissolve in liquid ammonia and give deep blue solutions which are conducting in nature because ammoniated electrons absorb energy in the visible region of light and impart blue colour. For solubility hydration, energy > lattice energy.Hydration energy varies inversely with size, ie, decreases with increase in size. (c) Sodium is found to be move useful than potassium? Which out of the following can be used to store an alkali metal? Why? (b) Lattice enthalpy of LiF is maximum among all the alkali metal halides. Question 5. alkali metals with those of the alkaline earth metals. What is soda ash? Why Solubility of Alkaline Earth Metals decreases down the Group? Answer: (a) Na2O2 + 2H2O ——-> 2Na0H + H2O2 Question 10. Question 6. (c) Due to small size, lithium does not form alums. The alloy in a spark plug electrode must release electrons and promote their flow across the gap between the electrodes at high temperatures. (b) Because the discharge potential of alkali metals is much higher than that of hydrogen, therefore when the aqueous solution of any alkali metal chloride is subjected to electrolysis, H2, instead of the alkali metal, is produced at the cathode. Question 13. Question 8. (i) Sodium metal is dropped in water? CaC2 + N2 ——–> CaCN2 + C, Question 1. 6. Ionisation energy goes on decreasing down the group. Share 10. Lithium shows a diagonal relationship with, (a) sodium (b) silicon (c) nitrogen (d)magnesium, (a) an ammoniacal brine solution is carbonated with CO, (b) a sodium amalgum reacts with water to produce NaOH which gives Na, (c) A brine solution is made to react with BaCO. (Acetone is polar in nature). MgCl2, CaCl2, SrCl2, BaCl2 Therefore, Lattice energy of Na2CO3 is higher than that of Li2CO3. Solubility of group 2. As one goes down the group, the atoms have more shells of electrons making the atom bigger and there is a decrease in ... Solubility of hydroxides Group II hydroxides become more soluble down the group. (a) Sr (b) Ca (c) Be (d) Mg Answer: All the compounds are crystalline solids and their solubility in water is guided by both lattice enthalpy and hydration enthalpy. In the transport of sugars and amino acids into cell. Answer: NaCl, CaCO3 and NH3. (iii) Na2O2 + 2H20 ———> 2NaOH + H2O2. Thus, LiCO3 is decomposed at a lower temperature. Question 9. Answer: Soda ash is anhydrous sodium carbonate (Na2CO3). The reducing property of alkali metals follows the order (a) The mobilities of the alkali metal ions in aqueous solution are Li+ < Na+ M(s) (where M = Ca, Sr, or Ba) is nearly constant. What is Quick lime? (ii) BaO is soluble but BaSO4is insoluble in water. Question 27. It is safe to use because it so weakly alkaline. Question 3. Question 9. Question: Chapter 10: Solubilities Within A Family Give General Formulas For The Following Compounds With Alkaline Earth Metals Or L A. (d) Li is the best reducing agent in aqueous solution. The elements have very similar properties: they are all shiny, silvery-white, somewhat reactive metals at standard temperature and pressure.. What is the general name for elements of group 1 ? Question 1. (i) caustic soda (ii) sodium carbonate (iii) quick lime (a) MgCO3 (b) CaCO3 (c) SrCO3 (d)BeCO3 Electropositive character increases on going down the group. When these electrons return to the ground state, the energy is emitted in the form of light. (iv)Sodium carbonate is obtained by Solvay ammonia process. What is the mixture of CaC2 and N2 called? Why is LiF almost insoluble in water whereas LiCl soluble not only in water but also in acetone? Note: The h ydroxides of group 2 (the alkaline earth metals) are slightly soluble. At anode: (ii) Sodium metal is heated in free supply of air? (iii) Sodium peroxide: Of the three metals listed, Ba has the lowest ionization energy and thus releases electrons most readily. The extent of hydration decreases in the order. Alkali metals are highly electropositive in nature. 2:31 400+ LIKES. Question 5. Answer: (i) Ionization enthalpy. 2Na- Hg + 2H20——>2NaOH +H2 +Hg That is why these metals are not obtained by chemical reduction methods. Which electrolyte is used to obtain sodium in Castner’s process? Question 26. The increasing solubility of the hydroxides on moving down the group is evident from their solubility products. Answer:  CaO is quick lime. Answer: Benzene can be used to store an alkali metal because other substances react with alkali metal as: Answer:  Beryllium does not impart colour to a non-luminous flame. Alkaline earth metals hydroxides are less soluble in water as compared to alkali metals. Which alkali metal cation has the highest polarising power? Sulphates of group 2 elements are thermally stable and increasing down the group due to increases in Lattice energy. Question 5. Na+ + e– —–> Na (l) Some examples may help you to remember the trend: Magnesium hydroxide appears to be insoluble in water. (a) It is used in the preparation of bleaching powder. In the Solvay process Hydroxides of alkali earth metals are much less soluble. Why are alkali metals soft? (a) and (d) 7. This trend can be explained by the decrease in the lattice energy of the hydroxide salt and by the increase in the coordination number of … How would you explain the following observations? In the vapour state, it exists as a chlorobridged dimer. Alkali metals hydroxides are highly basic in nature. Answer: Due to ammoniated electrons and cations. The solubility of the alkaline earth metal hydroxides in water increases with increase in atomic number down the group. They are thermally stable. (a) a solution of Na2CO3 is alkaline? Answer: (a) Smaller the size of the ion, more highly it is hydrated and hence greater is the mass of the hydrated ion and thus the ionic mobility become lesser. Question 2. flame and are excited to higher energy levels. Berrylium hydroxide (Be (OH) 2) and magnesium hydroxide (Mg (OH) 2) are completely insoluble in water. As a component of the alloy in an automotive spark plug electrode, would you use Be, Ca, or Ba? Solubility of Carbonates and Sulphates DECREASES from top to bottom. Question 9. Question 16. At anode: How many hours will it take to process the magnesium metal if a total current of 1.00 × 10. Question 12. Why are ionic hydrides of only alkali metals and alkaline earth metals are known? Explain the following: Answer: It is because ionization enthalpy ∆Hi of potassium = 419 kJ mol -1. (i) CaC03 (ii) CaSO4 2H2O Answer: Alkali metals due to low ionization energy absorb energy from visible region to radiate complementary colour. All the alkaline earth carbonates will neutralize an acidic solution by. (i) Limestone (ii) Cement (iii) Plaster of Paris. 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