Potassium Man

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Who is Potassium Man?

Potassium man was once in a lab doing an experiment on an unknown metal. One of potassium man trials were to figure out the name of this unknown metal. He was to light the unknown metal on fire and see what happens. When he lit it on fire, a big purple flame occurred. He then immediately knew this was POTASSIUM!! Potassium is the seventh-most abundant element. He knew he had an incredible case under his hands. He then knew that he is now the strongest of them all! No one will mess with potassium man!!

Important facts about Potassium Man!

Facts

Protons:19

Electrons:19

Symbol: K

Name: Potassium

Avg atomic mass: 39.10

Atomic Number: 19

3 characteristics of Potassium


  1. It has a melting point at 146.3 degrees Fahrenheit
  2. Has a boiling point of 1398 degrees Fahrenheit
  3. Pure potassium is a solid with a silver white color that tarnishes easily when exposed to oxygen

3 Important uses of potassium

  1. 2.4% of the Earth's crust is made of potassium atoms.
  2. Potassium is one of the many elements found in fireworks and pyrotechnics of all kinds.
  3. Potassium is an important element found in many foods.
  4. Potassium is an important element found in many foods.

Description of Potassium Man

Potassium has the ability to blow everyone away with all of the capabilities it has. He is found in many foods, to make everyone healthier! Potassium is an essential nutrient used to maintain fluid and electrolyte balance in the body. Yes he has some strengths, but potassium man also has some weaknesses. If someone consumes too much potassium, he can make people have heart problem which could lead to death.... that's not good!!