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Metals Facts for Kids

Metals Facts for Kids

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So, What Exactly Are Metals?

A metal is a type of material that is typically shiny and is a good conductor of both heat and electricity. Metals are good conductors because their atoms are held together by metallic bonding, which allow their electrons to move freely between neighboring atoms.

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