Carbon

Emma Dillard 1st Period

Carbon

Facts of carbonAbout 20% of the weight of living organisms is carbon. Carbon is the fourth most abundant element in the universe. Carbon is made within stars when they burn helium in nuclear fusion reactions, part of the "ash" formed by helium burning. The carbon atoms in your body were all once part of the carbon dioxide fraction of the atmosphere.It's normal phase is a solid. Belongs to the carbon group. Cost is $2.4 for 100g. Carbon's melting point is 3550 degrees celsius. Carbon's boining point is 4027 degrees celsius.

Carbon

Atomic # - 6/Atomic Mass - 12.011/Symbol - C #/of protons/electrons/neutrons -6 Classification - nonmetal. French scientist Antoine discovered and named carbon.