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The Periodic Table
A brief look at the history and components of the chemistry periodic table. Includes a chart.
# 25328 | 1,052 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2002 | US
Published on Apr 26, 2003 in Chemistry (General)

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This paper begins by providing background information about the history and development of the periodic table. It mentions the first component discovered and the main people involved in developing and compiling the table in the mid-1800s. The paper then analyzes different families or groups in the periodic table - hydrogen, metals, noble gases, non metals and transition metals.

From the Paper:

"The organization of the modern periodic table is perhaps one of the most significant tasks undertaken in chemistry. From this chart, we see the common properties of certain elements as well as glimpse into the atomic structure of the atom. It is the purpose of this paper to introduce the periodic table and briefly discuss its parts."

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