Tag: Physical Properties of Oxygen Family

Group 16 Elements (Oxygen Family)

Oxygen Family: The elements Oxygen (O), Sulfur (S), Selenium (Se), Tellurium (Te) and Polonium (Po) together constitute group 16 of the long form of Periodic table and are collectively referred to as Members of “Oxygen Family”. These elements are also known as Chalcogens (meaning “Ore forming”) because most of these elements exist in the form of …