Kristin Borovicka -Potassium is a positive for your health.
Potassium is important and is a superhero because it helps out many people with their health. It can be found in most fruits, vegetables and most healthy foods in general. Most potassium occurs in the Earth's crust as minerals. Potassium lives with its element power knowing its doing good for people, and for the environment. Potassium is the seventh most abundant element, Potassium knew from day one how powerful he was.
Characteristics of Potassium
- 1) It was first isolated by Sir Humphry Davy in 1807.
- 2) 2.4% of the Earth's crust is made of potassium atoms.
- 3) Potassium is an important element found in many foods.
- 4) Potassium is the seventh most abundant element on Earth.
Periodic Table information on potassium
Atomic Number: 19
Average atomic mass: 39.10