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Jun 1, 2015

Chemical Trivia


Trivial Chemical facts you might find interesting

 

 

 

  1. We take no responsibility for the accuracy of these facts but thought the following trivial facts might interest.

    The only elements that are liquid at room temperature are Bromine and Mercury. However, you can melt Gallium by holding a lump in the warmth of your hand.

    There is about 250g (1/2lb) of salt, NaCl, in the avearge adult human body

    The only letter that does not appear on the periodic table is the letter J

    There is about 13 billionth of a gram of gold in each litre of seawater

    Unlike many substances, water expands as it freezes. An ice cube takes up about 9% more volume than the water used to make it

    A pure element can take on many forms. For example, diamond and graphite both are forms of carbon.