The same ele- Phosphorus. ment, in different compounds, will often play a very Arsenic. different part. ... In fact, the hydroxide of zinc does Cobalt. dissolve, either in acids (acting, therefore, as a base), Nickel. or in alkalies (acting as an acid).
|Title||:||An Elementary Manual of Chemistry|
|Author||:||William Ripley Nichols, William B. Lindsay, Frank Humphreys Storer|