How did hydrogen get its symbol?

Answer The symbol for hydrogen, H, is derived from the first letter of its name. The symbols for most elements are derived from their names.Hydrogen StructureHydrogen is the simplest of elements consistin... Read More »

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When i press shift+2 i get the @ symbol instead of the" symbol. how can i correct this?

My computer has both keyboard mappings, the US English one gives the @ when SHIFT-2 is pressed, whereas the French Canadian setting gives "Go to Start->Control Panel->(classic mode)->Regional Setti... Read More »

Who created the Democratic symbol and the Republican symbol?

"Harper's Weekly" cartoonist Thomas Nast popularized use of the donkey and the elephant as symbols for the Democratic and Republican parties in the 1870s. The donkey had been used prior to Nast's d... Read More »

Is a Harley a status symbol or a phallic symbol?

He meant for the guy to get an actual motorcycle not just a little scooter.As far as harleys go, I don't know why everyone calls them over priced. They are right in the same area as allot of other ... Read More »

What is the pressure of a hydrogen storage supply tank for a hydrogen fuel cell?

Current fuel cells typically store hydrogen gas at 5,000 pounds per square inch (psi) of pressure. State-of-the-art tanks with a 10,000 psi capacity are in development. Cryogenic storage of liquid... Read More »