Element Project
Research Guide Sheet


Symbol and its origin:

Discovery (When, by whom and how):

Position on the periodic table:

Atomic number:                                                                    Atomic weight:

Melting Point:                                                                        Boiling Point:

Standard State of the element:

Electron configuration:                                                           Common oxidation number(s):

Common oxide formula(s):                                                    Common chloride fomula(s):

Acid/base behavior of oxide:

Common isotopes of the element:

Modern source of the element:

Relative abundance of the element:

Some everyday or useful products that are made from this element and/or uses of the element:

Any environmental/ health concerns about this element or its compounds: