Aluminum is that you?

If found return to the periodic table

Date of Birth

Discovered by Hans Christian Oersted in 1825.

Physical Description

  • Symbol : Al
  • Melting point : 1,221 degrees fahrenheit
  • Atomic Mass : 26.98
  • Atomic Number : 13
  • Group : 3
  • Period : 2
  • Characteristics : Low density, superior malleability, corrosion resistance, and excellent conductivity.
  • Protons : 13
  • Neutrons : 14
  • Electrons : 13
  • Aluminum is a silvery white, light weight metal.

Relatives or Family Members

  • Boron
  • Gallium
  • Indium
  • Thallium

Alises

Name aluminum was derived from the ancient name for alum which was alumen (latin meaning bitter salt).

Last Seen

Last seen in cans, foil, utensils, and aeroplane parts.

Reward if found

$0.85 per pound

Daphne Underwood

4th period

Ms.Wesson