PICK SILICON

THIS IS NOT JUST A SILLY CON!!

WHY SHOULD YOU BUY SILICON?

Silicon is the element for you! When mixed with other elements silicon is an easy way to feel clean when you travel to another place on the adventure of your LIFETIME! Silicon also is used when making tools and flame retardants! Silicon is also used to make clay and metals- all very important building materials for your stay on a new planet!

COMMON PROPERTIES OF SILICON:

Melting Point:    1410°C                                Boiling Point:    2355°C

Atomic Mass:    28.0855                               Atomic Number: 14

Symbol: Si                                                       Group: 14

Period: 2                                                          Classification: Metalloid

COMMON USES OF SILICON

  • Silicon is important for plant growth
  • Silicon is also used to make metal and clay and sand AND glass- all very important building materials
  • Silicon is also used for cosmetic surgery
  • Silica is used to make glass

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