"family" versus "classification"

[b]Does anyone know if referring to an elements "family" is the exact same thing as a "classification?

Any help would be great as I am trying to help my daughter with her science homework.

Thank you
-suzi01[/b]

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Re: "family" versus "classification"

[quote="suzi01"][b]Does anyone know if referring to an elements "family" is the exact same thing as a "classification?

Any help would be great as I am trying to help my daughter with her science homework.

Thank you
-suzi01[/b][/quote]

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