What element is the lead in lead pencils?

Answer The element that makes up the lead in lead pencils is graphite. The mineral is mixed with clay to form the core of the pencil. Adjusting the graphite-to-clay ratio results in different lead-hardnes... Read More »

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What element is used with lead in car batteries?

Calcium is the element used with lead in car batteries. Unlike earlier lead-based batteries of the 19th century, lead calcium batteries generate more power, corrode less and last a lot longer.Refer... Read More »

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 »

Is it okay to nest a table in an inline element that is nested inside a block element?

Yes, just make sure you have a ice sculpture as the center piece...

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 »