Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
Nitrogen By: James Garringer
General Information <ul><li>Symbol: N </li></ul><ul><li>Atomic Number:7 </li></ul><ul><li>Atomic Mass: 14 </li></ul><ul><l...
Classification <ul><li>Nitrogen belongs to the non metal group of elements in the periodic table </li></ul>
History <ul><li>David Rutherford discovered Nitrogen in 1772 in Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>Its name comes from the Greek w...
Characteristics <ul><li>Nitrogen is colorless </li></ul><ul><li>It has no hardness because it’s a gas </li></ul><ul><li>Ga...
Isotopes and Hazards <ul><li>Nitrogen has two naturally occurring isotopes: N-14 and N-15 </li></ul><ul><li>Hazards are ni...
Compounds Where Nitrogen Can be found <ul><li>In most foods </li></ul><ul><li>Explosives </li></ul><ul><li>Fertilizers </l...
Some uses <ul><li>Used by plants as in by fertilizer </li></ul><ul><li>Used in fertilizer </li></ul><ul><li>Contributes to...
Minerals It’s found in <ul><li>Sodium </li></ul><ul><li>Potassium Nitrate  </li></ul>
Websites <ul><li>www.Google.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.Webelements.com </li></ul>
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Nitrogen

5,032 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Business
  • Be the first to comment

Nitrogen

  1. 1. Nitrogen By: James Garringer
  2. 2. General Information <ul><li>Symbol: N </li></ul><ul><li>Atomic Number:7 </li></ul><ul><li>Atomic Mass: 14 </li></ul><ul><li>Group Name: Pnictogen </li></ul><ul><li>Group Number: 15 </li></ul><ul><li>Boiling Point:-195.8 degrees C(-320.44 degrees F) </li></ul><ul><li>Melting Point:-209.9 degrees C(-345.81 degrees F) </li></ul><ul><li>Nonmetal </li></ul>
  3. 3. Classification <ul><li>Nitrogen belongs to the non metal group of elements in the periodic table </li></ul>
  4. 4. History <ul><li>David Rutherford discovered Nitrogen in 1772 in Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>Its name comes from the Greek words &quot;nitron genes“ which means “nitre” and “forming” </li></ul>
  5. 5. Characteristics <ul><li>Nitrogen is colorless </li></ul><ul><li>It has no hardness because it’s a gas </li></ul><ul><li>Gases don’t have elasticity </li></ul>
  6. 6. Isotopes and Hazards <ul><li>Nitrogen has two naturally occurring isotopes: N-14 and N-15 </li></ul><ul><li>Hazards are nitrogen isn’t very good for breathing it’s called “the killing air” </li></ul><ul><li>Liquid nitrogen will kill you or rather freeze you </li></ul>
  7. 7. Compounds Where Nitrogen Can be found <ul><li>In most foods </li></ul><ul><li>Explosives </li></ul><ul><li>Fertilizers </li></ul><ul><li>Ammonia </li></ul><ul><li>Nitric Acid </li></ul>
  8. 8. Some uses <ul><li>Used by plants as in by fertilizer </li></ul><ul><li>Used in fertilizer </li></ul><ul><li>Contributes to ammonia </li></ul><ul><li>Also used in Laboratories </li></ul>
  9. 9. Minerals It’s found in <ul><li>Sodium </li></ul><ul><li>Potassium Nitrate </li></ul>
  10. 10. Websites <ul><li>www.Google.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.Webelements.com </li></ul>

×