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The ULTIMATE Periodic Table Crossword

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I am a yellow nonmetal often associated with the smell of rotting eggs. Sulfur
I am an alkaline earth metal that burns with a brillian white flame. Magnesium
I am the Transition Metal with 78 electrons. Platinum
I am not a metal, but I hang out with some very reactive metals on the left side of the periodic table. Hydrogen
I am the Noble Gas in Period 5. Xenon
My address is Group 2, Period 2. Beryllium
I am an alkali metal most often found hanging with my buddy chlorine. Sodium
I have only two energy levels and do not react. Neon
I am one of the metalloids and I am used not only in microchips, but also in glass. Silicon
I am the Lanthanide used to make super strong magnets. Neodymium
Of the four ferromagnetic elements on the periodic table, three are found side-by-side in the transition metals. I am the heaviest of these three. Nickel
I am the Transition Metal with 79 electrons Gold
I am the Transition Metal found in most breakfast cereals and in your blood. Iron
I am the lightest of the Halogens. Fluorine
I am the third most abundant element and the most abundant metal in the Earth's crust. Aluminum
I am the Halogen in Period 5. Iodine
I make up about 20% of the air you breath. Oxygen
I am the Transition Metal in Group 6, Period 6. Tungsten
I make up almost 80% of the Earth's atmosphere. Nitrogen
I am the only metal that is liquid at room temperature. Mercury
I am the only element on the periodic table that is happy with just two electrons in my valence shell. Helium
I am the heaviest metalloid in Period 4. Arsenic
I am the metal that is solid at room temperature but melts in your hand. Gallium
I have five valence electrons and three energy levels. Phosphorus
My atomic Number is 92. Uranium
I am the heaviest metal in Period 5. Tin
I am the Period 4 element found in milk, bones and chalk. Calcium

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The Transition Metals Crossword

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Has atomic number 77 Iridium
Has chemical symbol W Tungsten
Has the Noble Gas configuration [Ar] 3d2 4s2 Titanium
Transition metals are good _________ of heat and electricity. Conductors
The only transition metal that is liquid at room temperature Mercury
Transition metals are _______, meaning they can be hammered thin or stretched into wire Ductile
Commonly used to make jewelry Gold
The Statue of Liberty is made of this transition metal, which has oxidized to a green color Copper
Several transition metals are used to make ______, or homogeneous mixtures of metals with other metals or nonmetals alloys
Transition metals are ______, meaning they can be bent or molded into a different shape malleable

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Material Science Puzzle Crossword

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Material Science is a branch of science that focuses on materials; interdisciplinary field composed of physics and _________. chemistry
Ability of a material to break, snap, crack or fail easily when subjected to external loads. Brittle
Ability of a material to undergo permanent deformation through cross-section reductions and elongation without fracture. ductility
Reversible deformation of the form or dimensions of a solid body under stress. elastic
Irreversible deformation of the form or dimension of a solid body under stress. plastic
Able to withstand great strain without tearing or cracking toughness
Category of materials that consists of aluminum, copper, steel (iron alloy), nickel, and titanium metal
Category of materials that includes clay, silica glass, alumina, and quartz ceramic
Category of materials that includes PVC, teflon, various plastics, adhesives, and kevlar polymer
Category of materials that includes wood, carbon fiber resins, and concrete composite
Metals are _____________ strength high
Metals have a __________ melting point. meduim
Polymers are ________weight. light
Polymers are _____ to corrosive chemical environments inert
Some polymers can be ________ to 1000% the original length stretched
A mixtures of two or more metal and nonmetal elements (for example, steel) is called an _____ alloy
A materials scientist uses his/her combined knowledge of physics, chemistry and ______________ to exploit property-structure combinations for practical use. metallurgy
The example of a composite in our lab was a ________________. popsicle stick
Our example of a metal was a _____________. paper clip
In our lab we used a ____________ to represent polymers. plastic bag
Mrs. Schneider had a single ______ to represent ceramics. tile

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