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The Difference Between
Metal and Alloys

How do you tell the difference between tin and steel?

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February 25, 2011 9:56AM

Tin is an element while steel is an alloy.

In support of above line, i like to remind that tin comes in periodic table with atomic number 50 and called as "sn" while steel comprises iron and other elements such as carbon, manganese, phosphorus, sulfur, nickel, chromium and more.