Tag: Group 14 Elements

Group 14 Elements (Carbon Family)

Carbon Family: The elements Carbon (C), Silicon (Si), Germanium (Ge), Tin (Sn) and Lead (Pb) together constitute the 14th group of the long form of Periodic table and are known as members of the carbon family. Carbon and silicon are non-metals, Ge is a metalloid (with greater metallic properties) while Sn and Pb are typical metals. …