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Encyclopedia Articles (5)

645 words, approx. 3 pages
Iron Iron is the fourth-most common element in Earth's crust, and the second-most common metal after aluminum. Its abundance is estimated to be about 5%. Sampling studies indicate that portions... Read more
700 words, approx. 3 pages
Iron Iron is a transition metal, one of the elements in the middle of the periodic table between Groups 2 and 13 in Rows 4, 5, and 6. Iron's atomic number is 26, its atomic mass is 55.847, and its che... Read more
544 words, approx. 2 pages
Iron Iron is the fourth most common metal element in the earth's crust and forms the basis for much modern industry. Iron is also a common element among the bodies of the solar system, including the S... Read more
276 words, approx. 1 pages
Iron Minerals The oxides and hydroxides of ferric iron (Fe(III)) are very important minerals in many soils, and are important suspended solids in some fresh water systems. Important oxides and hydroxi... Read more
2,124 words, approx. 8 pages
Iron Symbol Fe Atomic Number 26 Atomic Mass 55.847 Family Group 8 (Viiib) Transition Metal Pronunciation EYE-um Overview The period in human history beginning in about 1200 B.C. is called the Iron Ag... Read more