Consider the following differences between metals and non-metals:

  1. While the oxides of metals are basic in nature, oxides of non-metals are acidic in nature
  2. While most of the metals are solid at room temperature, most of non-metals are gaseous at room temperature

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements

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