Carbon

C

Atomic Number:6

Mass Number:12.011

Period Number:2

Group Number:14

Group Name:Carbon Family

State of Matter:Gas

Non-metal

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Real World Use

Diamond//When a carbon is left in a high pressure area for a long time, the atoms are pushed to form a crystal, or the diamond. Diamonds are in jewelry used everyday.
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Graphite//Inside of writing utensils called pencils that are used daily by millions.
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Plastics//Almost all plastics are made of carbon. Plastics have lots of oil in them just like gasoline does, therefore both having carbon be a big factor.