Physical Properties of Vegetable Oil?

Answer The term vegetable oil refers to any plant-derived fat. Since these fats are liquid at room temperature, they are called oils. There are many types of vegetable oils used in a wide range of applica... Read More »

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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 »

Physical Properties of Urea?

Urea is a mineral that is only stable in an arid environment. It is named after the Greek word "oura" meaning urine and that's exactly what it is. Although it is not hazardous, use precautions as n... 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 »

Physical Properties of Propane Gas?

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 »