Iron

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5 Characteristics

1- Solid substance

2- High strength

3- High melting point

4- Good conductor of heat and electricity

5- Easily rusts in water or damp surroundings.

5 Uses Of Iron

1- Making cars

2- Making steel

3- Making airplanes

4- Making Ships

5- Making furniture

History Of Iron

The production of iron by humans began sometime after 2000 BCE in southwest Asia. Because of that the Iron Age began. Iron replaced bronze in the making of weapons. Iron was used for over three thousand years, until replaced by steel after CE 1870.
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