Physical Properties of Propane Gas?

Answer Propane, derived from crude oil or raw natural gas, is a gas many people are familiar with because it is used in gas grills. Propane is also used in torches, portable stoves and residential heating... Read More »

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What Properties Does the Propane Molecule Have?

Propane is one of the simplest alkanes, organic compounds that lack double or triple bonds between carbons. Its molecular formula is C3H8, which means it has three carbon atoms and eight hydrogen a... Read More »

Physical Properties of Molybdenum?

Discovered in 1791 in Uppsala, Sweden, molybdenum is mined in the United States, Bolivia, Australia, Norway and Italy. Each year, mines produce approximately 80,000 tons of this transition metal, w... Read More »

Two Physical Properties of Metals?

There are certain physical properties that are unique to metals, as opposed to nonmetals and metalloids. Because metals are strongly bonded together, they have high melting and boiling points. Met... Read More »

The Physical Properties of Emeralds?

Emeralds are a variety of the mineral beryl and are varying shades of green, due to traces of chromium and sometimes vanadium. Beryl (and thus, emeralds) has a hardness of 7.5 to 8 on the 1 to 10 M... Read More »