Element Magnesium Facts Facts:

Magnesium is needed by every cell in your body ! (:

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Has 3 energy levels of 2,8,2.


Magnesium has an electron configuration of (Ne)3s2.

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There are magnesium fire starters.

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Magnesium is 7th most abundant element in the Earths crust, its alloy is essential for airplanes and space craft, Joseph Black did experiments with magnesium and argued for the credit of the discovery of the element.

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Magnesium is in missiles, flares, and airplanes.

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Magnesium is commonly used as a laxtive or antiacid.

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Magnesium is commonly found in the earths crust.

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Properties of Magnesium; Solid,Fairly Soft, Reacts with hot water to make hydrogen gas.

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It is the 8th most comman element found in the earths crust.

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Magnesium is an essential element for all living things. Humans take in 250-350 milligrams each day.

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melting point of magnesium is 650 degrease and boiling point is 1107 degrease

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magnesium on environmental spectrum of 0-3 magnesium oxide fume is 0.8

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Magnesium is used in jet engine parts, rockets, and missles.

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Magnesium is found in nuts, grains, beans, dark green vegetables, fish, and meat!!!! i didnt no that...

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Magnesium comes from the Greek word, Thessaly called Magnesia.

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Magnesium starts with an M.

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Magnesium is also found in filters, racing bikes and light metals.

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Magnesium's atomic # is 12.

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The name originates from a Greek district in Thessaly called Maagnesia.

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The white flame that the burning magnesium can damage your eye sight if you look directly.

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magnesium is used to make light bulbs :)

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When magnesium is burned the white ash is called a compound.

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magnesium is part of the alaline earth metal

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Magnesiums symbol is Mg. When the symbol is written it should have a capital M, and a lowercase g.

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Magnesium was named after the Greek city Magnesia

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Magnesium is part of the alkali family

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periodic number is 3


Density is 1.74 grams per cubic centermeters

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melting point is 650 Celsius Boiling point is 1090 celsius


Magnesium is a vital component of a healthy human diet, yet many Americans are magnesium deficient.

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Magnesium was discovered by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1808

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Magnesium is found in medicines such as Epson Salts and Milk of Magnesia

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•Magnesium is needed for more than 300 biochemical reactions in the body. It helps maintain normal muscle and nerve function, keeps heart rhythm steady, supports a healthy immune system, and keeps bones strong.

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Only around 1% of the magnesium is found in your blood!

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Pouring water on burning Magnesium acceralates the fire and cause explosions or flares-up

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The atomic weight is 24.305, rounded to 24.31.

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Magnesium can be extinguishedby smothering it with a dry substance such as sand or specilized powder.

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Magnesium is the 8th most abundent element in Earths crust.

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magnesium has 4 properties

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2.5% of the world is made of magnesium

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Magnesium is flammable. When water is poured on it, while burning, it accelerates the flame causing a flare-up or explosion.

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The element magnesium can be found in fireworks.

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The element magnesium may be obtained from sea water.

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Joseph Black of Edinburgh had recognised that magnesium was an element, UK in 1755.

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Magnesium has the atomic number of 12 and a smbol of MG.

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This element is a metal that is flammable when in small form giving off a white flame.

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Commonly used for flash bulbs in photography Magnesium plays an important role in the fine art world.

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