element number 8

location on the periodic table

  • It is found in period two meaning that it has 2 energy rings
  • its found in group 16 meaning it has 6 valence electrons
  • since it has six valence electrons it reacts really well with elements in group 2 and 12. because that would make 8 valence electrons and 8 is the perfect number.

Chemical Properties of Oxygen

At standard room temperature and pressure (STP), two atoms of the element bind to form oxygen, a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas with the formula O 2.

imagine air this pure any time

just get your self some oxygen

Chemical Formula

a formula with oxygen in it is water .