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Rocks and Metals

Metals

 

Antimony (Sb)

Smudges around the eye; it is in kohl black eyeliner.


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Gold (Au)

24 Carrot?

Some of the world’s oldest metal artefacts are gold. It is instantly recognisable, by its shiny and gold colour. Most gold is used for jewellery, but the electronics industry is using increasing amounts for use in computers.


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Silver (Ag)

Say Cheese! Silver is in photographic film and prints.


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Iron (Fe)

Click to see a larger version of this imageiron weights 2kg and 0.5kg

Iron makes up almost a third of the Earth’s mass. 


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Comment left by Dave Rowlinson on 2009-10-14 17:54:00

Great website, very informative with lots of great images. Well done

Comment left by jessica on 2012-07-03 11:22:41

good website x

 

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