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Potassium

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Potassium is a chemical element with symbol K and atomic number 19. It was first isolated from ..... The most recently discovered potassium ion channel is KirBac3. 1, which makes a total of five pota...

Potassium»historical information [WebElements Periodic Table]

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Potassium was discovered by Sir Humphrey Davy at 1807 in England. Origin of name: from the English word "potash" (pot ashes) and the Arabic word "qali" ...

It's Elemental - The Element Potassium

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The Element Potassium - Basic Physical and Historical Information.

Who Discovered Potassium?

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Considering the important role potassium plays in the sustenance of life in both plant and animal systems, it was discovered relatively late when compared to the  ...

Chemistry for Kids: Elements - Potassium - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the element potassium and its chemistry including atomic weight , atom, uses, sources, name, and discovery. Plus properties and ...

Chemical Elements.com - Potassium (K)

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Facts. Date of Discovery: 1807. Discoverer: Sir Humphrey Davy Name Origin: potash. Symbol Origin: From the Latin word kalium. Uses: glass, soap. Obtained ...

Facts About Potassium - Live Science

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Jun 30, 2015 ... Potassium is a highly reactive metal that explodes when it comes in ... the scientist reacted with glee when he discovered his new element.

#19 - Potassium - K - School City of Hobart

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Potassium. Name, Potassium. Symbol, K. Atomic Number, 19 ... Date and Place of Discovery, In 1807 in London, England. Discovered by, Sir Humphry Davy.

Potassium - Periodic Table of Elements: Los Alamos National ...

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History. From the English word, potash - pot ashes; Latin kalium, Arab qali, alkali. Discovered in 1807 by Davy, who obtained it from caustic potash (KOH); this ...

Chem4Kids.com: Potassium: General Info and Everyday Items

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Chem4Kids.com! Potassium discovery, background, and location information. There are also tutorials on the first thirty-six elements of the periodic table.

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Potassium - Chemicool

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In 1806 English chemist Sir Humphry Davy discovered that chemical bonding was electrical in nature and that he could use electricity ...

Potassium - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Element Potassium (K), Group 1, Atomic Number 19, s-block, Mass 39.098. Sources, facts, uses ... Discovered by, Humphry Davy. Origin of the name, The name ...

Who discovered potassium and sodium? - Antoine

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Alkali metals are so reactive that they never occur in uncombined form in nature. Many metals can be isolated from their minerals by reduction with carbon or ...