element number eight
facts of suspect
Wanted for: being used too much. Oxygen is used by every living thing on earth; source of life.
birth/name: from Greek word "oxy genes", meaning "acid" (sharp), and "forming" (acid former). Goes by: Oxygen
Chemical symbol: O
Atomic mass: 15.9994
Nonmetal or metal: nonmetal
Appearance at room temp: cannot be seen
Arrested by: Carl Wilhelm Scheele, discovered: Oxygen, Molybdenum, Barium, and Chlorine
first arrest: 1774 in England
Family name: Oxygen group
element is found in earth: everywhere
relations (some): oxygen + helium = repel
oxygen + iron = rust
oxygen + barium = ignition in engines
oxygen + 2 hydrogen = water
pure form: safe
~ all rocks (nearly) have O
~ 8 electrons
~ present in upper and lower atmosphere
~ Oxidation occurs when food is left out
~ air = nitrogen + oxygen
~ first element in group 16
A chemical reaction of oxygen and some type of fuel (wood, gasoline, etc.) creates fire.
This is what an oxygen atom looks like.
oxygen on periodic table
Oxygen's symbol is O, its the 8th element on the periodic table, and its atomic number is 15.999.
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