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Lesson overview:Development of the Periodic Table

  • Define and describe some properties of elements.
  • Describe how the periodic table has developed over time
  • Define and describe some properties of elements.
  • Describe how the periodic table has developed over time

Properties are the characteristics of a substance that describe and identify it. The periodic table is an arrangement of all the elements based on their atomic number and properties. An element is a substance made from one type of atom.

Equipment Required

Periodic table (useful but not essential)