By: jordyn todd

Element name: Boron

Atomic #: 5

Atomic mass: 11

# of Protons: 5

# of electrons: 5

# of neutrons: 3

# of valence electrons: 6

Group: 13

Group name: Chemical elements

chemical reaction: Boron reacts vigorously with the halogens fluorine, F2, chlorine, Cl2, bromine, Br2 to to form the trihalides boron(III) fluoride, BF3, boron(III) chloride, BCl3, and boron(III) bromide, BBr3 respectively.
Type of element: metalloid

Boron is an essential nutrient for plants

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