Carbon

By: Brock Thompson

What is Carbon?

Carbon is a chemical element and its symbol is C. Carbon looks a lot like charcoal. It's Non-metallic and is also tetravalent meaning it makes four bonds to other atoms and non-metallic means that it's non-metal.

Where can you find Carbon? When was it discovered and who discovered it ?

Carbon is found in abundance of the sun, stars, comets and atmospheres of most planets. Carbon has been known since ancient times. No one knows who discovered Carbon.

How are the electrons arranged around the nucleus and how does that affect its reactivity

since there is little electrons then the re activity is small.