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2.4: Memorizing Element Names and Symbols

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    Skills to Develop

    • Identify the elements by name and symbol. 

    Elements You Should Know

    Memorize the names and symbols for the following elements.  Flash cards can be found on Canvas.  

    Hydrogen            H

    Helium                He

    Lithium                Li

    Beryllium             Be

    Boron                  B

    Carbon                C

    Nitrogen              N

    Oxygen                O

    Fluorine               F

    Neon                  Ne

    Sodium               Na

    Magnesium          Mg

    Aluminum            Al

    Silicon                Si

    Phosphorus          P

    Sulfur                  S

    Chlorine              Cl

    Argon                 Ar

    Potassium            K

    Calcium               Ca

    Scandium            Sc

    Titanium             Ti

    Vanadium            V

    Chromium           Cr

    Manganese          Mn

    Iron                    Fe

    Cobalt                 Co

    Nickel                  Ni

    Copper                Cu

    Zinc                     Zn

    Gallium                Ga

    Germanium          Ge

    Arsenic                As

    Selenium              Se

    Bromine                Br

    Krypton                Kr

    Technetium           Tc

    Silver                    Ag

    Tin                       Sn

    Iodine                   I

    Barium                  Ba

    Platinum                Pt

    Gold                      Au

    Mercury                Hg

    Lead                    Pb

    Radon                  Rn

    Uranium               U

    Plutonium             Pu

     

    Contributors 

    • Christy VanRooyen, Oregon Tech

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