How Many Natural Elements Are There?

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Natural elements are elements that occur naturally in the earths crust. 92 elements out of 118 are classified as natural elements. The others are considered as synthetic elements since they are too unstable to occur naturally. Common examples of natural elements include: iron, copper, silver, gold, hydrogen, carbon, nitrogen, and oxygen.
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1 Additional Answer
Elements are substances that cannot be broken down into simpler substances. Although we count over 117 elements, would you believe that only 94 of those elements occur naturally on earth? You can find more information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chemical_element
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