What Color Is Boron?

Answer

Boron has many faces and as it turns out, almost as many different colors. The trick to identifying what color Boron is that you first need to recognize what form it is being presented in. Boron comes in solid, room temperature, and powder forms as well as being combined in other items like flares which can also change the color. In a solid form, Boron takes on a dark black color, when powdery it's brown, and when at room temperature it can appear green.
Q&A Related to "What Color Is Boron"
What the element boron looks like is a black solid. The symbol for the element boron is B and boron is a metalloid. Boron density is 2.34 g/cm3. You can find more information here:
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Science/Chemistry/w...
Boron compounds burn with a green flame. This distinctive color leads to use
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-color-does-the...
Water does not have a color when it comes right from our sinks. However, if you ever visit a beach the water there is blue but that water is not good to drink.
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Business/Constructi...
Fleas are a dark color. They can range from brown to a reddish-brown. They are hard to spot on an animal with dark colored fur. The can not fly, but they may win the next long jump
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Science/Other/what_...
1 Additional Answer
Boron used in pyrotechnics and flares produce a green color, or a blue-green flame. The color can differ in oxidizing (blue) and reducing (yellow) flames.
Explore this Topic
Boron, which produces a green color in flares and fireworks, is obtained in modern times by heating borax with carbon. There are other methods that can be used ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com