The Element Carbon

Group 14

Period 2

Non metal

Atomic number 6

Protons 6

Electrons 6

Neutrons 6

Three Uses of Carbon

1. Coal for keeping a fire.

2. Diamond for jewelry and blades of knifes and knife sharpeners.

3. Carbon dioxide for soda and gas.

World with out carbon

With out carbon we would not have diamond jewelry, coal to heat a fire or carbon dioxide for our drinks. Those things are very helpful in everyday life.