Silver

by-Samhita Bondada period 2

ATOMIC NUMBER-47

ATOMIC MASS- 107.8682 amu

ATOMIC SYMBOL-Ag

GROUP,PERIOD-11/5

Silver has been around since ancient times so no one knows who discovered it or when it was discovered.It was one of the first five metals discovered and used by humans!!! Silver can be found by mining.

Physical descriptions

  • metal
  • solid
  • malleable
  • highest electrical and thermal conductivity of all metals

Uses

jewelry

silverware.

silver-zinc batteries

photographic industry, mostly as silver nitrate.

superior mirror production (silver is the best known reflector of light,)

# of protons=47

# of neutrons=61

# of electrons=47

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