Presentation on theme: "By: Carson Silver and White Soft Solid Metal It has some thermal and electrical conductivity."— Presentation transcript:
Silver and White Soft Solid Metal It has some thermal and electrical conductivity
Crystal Structure: Hexagonal
Number of Protons/Electrons: 21 Number of Neutrons: 24 Symbol: Sc Atomic Number: 21 Atomic Mass:
D-Block Period 4 Group 3 Electron Configuration: [Ar] 3d1 4s2
Scandium is used in baseball bats, hockey sticks, lacrosse sticks, and in bikes.
Scandium is also used in some light bulbs.
Earths crust Sun and stars
It reacts with water and air Oxidation states are 1, 2, and 3 It can harm your health and your environment
Scandium was discovered by Lars Nilson in Per Teodor Cleve discovered scandium oxide at about the same time as Nilson. In 1869 Dmitri Mendeleev, using his periodic law, predicted its existence and some properties of this element, which he called ekaboron. /watch?v=yFuD2JSDueU /watch?v=yFuD2JSDueU