Encyclopedia > D-block

  Article Content

D-block

D-block (for diffuse) elements consist of the transition metals (group 3-12 on the periodic table) in which the outermost electron shell is the D orbital. D-block elements form at least one stable ion with an incompletely filled electron subshell.

See also:



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Taiwan

... leading to a complex political status of Taiwan. Political divisions Main article: Political divisions of Taiwan The Republic of China currently has jurisdiction ...