Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.



No description

mary kepford

on 14 April 2010

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Mercury

Mercury Expands and contracts at a consistant rates
*street lamps
Interesting facts
*origionally used to extract gold and silver from ore
*Named after fast messenger in Rmoan mythology
*only metal thats a liquid at room temperature Found in Nature
*found in Cinnabar mineral
*10 lbs of mercury per 1 ton mined
*California and Texas Medical Uses:
*tooth fillings
*mercuric Chloride-antiseptic Discovery
*Unknown discoveror
*known to ancient Chinese andHindus
*found in Egyptian tombs as old as 1500 BC Symbol Atomic number Atomic mass Group: 12
Period: 6
Transition Metal
Electron Configuration
*1s2 2s2p6 3s2p6d10 4s2p6d10f14 5s2p6d10 6s2 Transition Metals
*good conductor of
heat and electricity *Contraversial because it's posionous
Full transcript