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Answer the following What is meant by diamagnetic and paramagnetic? Give one example of diamagnetic and paramagnetic transition metal and lanthanoid metal. - Chemistry

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What is meant by diamagnetic and paramagnetic? Give one example of diamagnetic and paramagnetic transition metal and lanthanoid metal.

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Solution

The substances with all electrons paired are weakly repelled by magnetic fields. Such substances are called diamagnetic substances.

The substances with unpaired electrons are weakly attracted by the magnetic field. Such substances are called paramagnetic substances.

Examples:

  Transition metal Lanthanoid metal
Diamagnetic Zinc Ytterbium
Paramagnetic Titanium Cerium
Concept: Inner Transition (f-block) Elements: Lanthanoids and Actinoids
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Balbharati Chemistry 12th Standard HSC Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 8 Transition and Inner transition Elements
Exercise | Q 3.07 | Page 191
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