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Tin - Wikipedia

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Tin is a chemical element with the symbol Sn (for Latin: stannum) and atomic number 50, is a ... The first alloy used on a large scale was bronze, made of tin and copper, from as early as 3000 BC. ....

Where was tin discovered? | Reference.com

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Where was silver discovered? ... Many historians believe that tin was first extracted and used in manufacturing and trade in Great Britain and certain Spanish ...

Tin - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Discovery date, approx 2100BC. Discovered by, -. Origin of the name, The name comes from the Anglo-Saxon 'tin'. Allotropes, White Sn, Gray Sn, Rhombic Sn ...

Tin - Chemicool

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Discovery of Tin. Dr. Doug Stewart. Tin has been known since ancient times. We do not know who discovered it. The Bronze Age ...

History & Future - History of Tin

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Nowadays, tin is an absolutely important element in the world economy and is used in ... Let us find out how this useful metal came into existence in the first place.

Facts About Tin - Live Science

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Jul 27, 2015 ... Even the original tin cans, first introduced in the 1800s, were mostly ... in Jerusalem in 2011 discovered a button-sized piece of tin stamped with ...

Chemistry for Kids: Elements - Tin - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the element tin and its chemistry including atomic weight, atom, uses, sources, name, and discovery. ... Tin was first heavily used starting with the Bronze Age when tin was combined with copper to make the alloy bronze.

The Discovery of Metals - AZoM

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Jun 21, 2012 ... Since man first discovered copper (Around 9000BC), a naturally ... The discovery of Bronze (an alloy of copper and tin) changed the way that ...

Tin

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Name: Tin; Atomic Number: 50; Chemical Symbol: Sn; Electronic Configuration: 1s<sup>2</sup>2s<sup>2</sup>2p<sup>6</sup>3s<sup>2</sup>3p<sup>6</sup>4s<sup>2</sup>3d<sup>10</sup>4p<sup>6</sup>5s<sup>2</sup>4d<sup>10</sup>5p<sup>2</sup>. Abundance: Earth: 2.2 ppm; Solar ...

Tin, Chemical Element - reaction, water, uses, elements, metal ...

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Before the discovery of bronze, many metal items were made out of copper. .... First, the metal to be plated can simply be dipped in molten (liquid) tin and then ...