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Oxidation states of transition elements

In this video, we will discuss the variable oxidation states exhibited by the transition elements. We will also see how the trends in oxidation states of transition elements differ from that of non-transition elements. Timestamps 00:16 - Variable oxidation states of 3d series transition elements. 01:07 - Why scandium and zinc show only a single oxidation state? 02:00 - Oxidation states of manganese. 02:45 - Trends in the oxidation states of 3d series. 04:10 - How oxidation differs from that of non-transition elements. 05:14 - Why higher oxidation states become stable down the group in transition elements? Practice this concept - https://www.khanacademy.org/science/class-12-chemistry-india/x6a5fb67b43bb54b9:the-d-block-elements/x6a5fb67b43bb54b9:the-transition-metals/e/reactivity-of-transition-elements?lang=en Master the concept of “Oxidation states of transition elements” through practice exercises and videos - https://www.khanacademy.org/science/class-12-chemistry-india/x6a5fb67b43bb54b9:the-d-block-elements#x6a5fb67b43bb54b9:the-transition-metals Check out more videos and exercises on “The d-block elements” - https://www.khanacademy.org/science/class-12-chemistry-india/x6a5fb67b43bb54b9:the-d-block-elements?lang=en To get you fully ready for your exam and help you fall in love with “Chemistry”, find the complete bank of exercises and videos for “class 12, Chemistry” here - https://www.khanacademy.org/science/class-12-chemistry-india?lang=en . Created by Revathi Ramachandran.

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