The atomic number is 6, while the atomic mass is 12.011. It is in period 2 and group 14. The group name is The Carmon Family, and it is in a solid state of matter. Carbon is a non metal.
Key component in coal and oil
Carbon is a main element in the creation of fossil fuels
Used to make steel
Carbon is combined with other elements to form steel
Used in diamonds
Carbon can naturally form diamonds which have high value