what are the soft metals?
1. Soft metals are those which can be cut and easy to dent, work, or cut without shattering, malleable
2. Softness of the metal is due to the weak metallic bonding in them, because of the larger atomic size of the atom.
3. On moving down the group, metallic bonding weakens, and hence softness increases.
4. According to the Mohs hardness scale, a list of soft metals includes;