Exploring the Elements: Phosphorus, 1st Edition

  • Jeff Mapua
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 197850425X
  • ISBN-13: 9781978504257
  • DDC: 546
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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This chemical element helps matches light, ensures that your body digests food correctly, and even keeps your teeth clean. As one of the first chemical elements to be discovered, phosphorus has an invisible effect on people's lives. Readers will explore the microworld of the atom and discover the chemical world of phosphorus. Included are a helpful glossary of important terms, learning tools, and suggestions to further the learning experience.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Searching for the Philosopher’s Stone.
2: Inside the Atom.
3: Phosphorus Characteristics.
4: In Compounds.
5: Living with Phosphorus.
Further Reading.