Asked in Physics, Chemistry, Elements and Compounds
What is the ground state shorthand notation for mercury?
The ground state shorthand notation for mercury is [Xe] 6s25d10 [Xe] 6s26d10 [Rn] 6s26d10. Mercury is the only metal that is liquid at standard conditions for temperature and pressure. ...
Asked in Chemistry, Planet Mercury
Is Mercury a hard metal?
no, mercury is a liquid...... Not Quite... Mercury is not a liquid, it is an Element which is in the liquid STATE at what we call standard temperature and pressure. Mercury becomes a solid (freezes) at −38.83 °C and becomes a gas (boils) at 356.73 °C ...
Asked in Periodic Table, Elements and Compounds
How many elements exist naturally in liquid state?
At standard temperature and pressure, only two elements are a liquid: mercury (Hg) and bromine (Br). ...