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  • Beryllium to a certain extent stands alone in many of its chemical' properties, resembling to some extent the metal aluminium.
  • The hydroxide Be(OH)2 separates as a white bulky precipitate on adding a solution of an alkaline hydroxide to a soluble beryllium salt; and like those of aluminium and zinc, this hydroxide is soluble in excess of the alkaline hydroxide, but is reprecipitated on prolonged boiling.
  • Beryllium is estimated quantitatively by precipitation with ammonia, and ignition to oxide.
  • Parsons, The Chemistry and Literature of Beryllium (1909).
  • The so-called alkaline earth-metals are the elements beryllium, magnesium, calcium, strontium and barium.
 

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