As the Spring semester continues to fly by, we must acknowledge a day that may have affected some, if not all, of our majors. This day is National Periodic Table Day. It lies on February 7th, which is a Tuesday this year.
- Group 1A: Alkali Metals
- Group 2A: Alkaline Earth Metals
- Group 6A: Chalcogens
- Group 7A: Halogens
- Group 8A: Noble Gases
- Groups 3B-8B: Transition Metals
- La-Hf and Ac-Rf: Inner Transition Metals
If you would like to learn more about the periodic table, the following sources will help to get you started:
Scerri, Eric R. The Periodic Table : Its Story And Its Significance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. eBook Collection (EBSCOhost). Web. 22 Jan. 2017.
Scerri, Eric R. Selected Papers On The Periodic Table By Eric Scerri. London: Imperial College Press, 2009. eBook Collection (EBSCOhost). Web. 6 Feb. 2017.
Cooper, D. G. The Periodic Table. n.p.: London, Butterworths, 1964., 1964. HJF Library Catalog. Web. 22 Jan. 2017.
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Philippoff, Joanna, et al. "Chemical Solitaire." Science Teacher 82.7 (2015): 43-51. Education Research Complete. Web. 22 Jan. 2017.
Betz, Eric. "The End Of The Periodic Table?." Discover 38.1 (2017): 32-33. Academic Search Premier. Web. 6 Feb. 2017.