Where are metais located?
Metal are located on the left side and bottom of the periodic table.
Elements on the left side of the periodic table are metals.
All of the transitions elements with d valance electrons in the middle of the periodic table are metals.
All of the rare earth and transuranium elements with f valance electrons on the bottom of the period are metals.
Group III A elements are metal starting with # 13 aluminum
lead a Group IV element is a metal
The lower on the periodic table ( the higher the atomic number) the more metallic nature of the atom.