[2014] Ethan A Lee: The Nitrogen Family

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[2014] Ethan A Lee: The Nitrogen Family

All of the elements but nitrogen are solids at room temperature

The NitrogenFamily (group 15)

All elements have 5 valence electrons

Nitrogen and phosphorous are nonmetals, arsenic and antimony are metalloids, and bismuth is a metal

The boiling point of the elements increases as you go down

The nitrogen family consists of both solids and gases

Nitrogen

Phosphorus

Arsenic

Antimony

Bismuth

Bismuth is one of the rarest elements on the earth crust, while nitrogen is the most abundant in the atmosphere

Uses of the Nitrogen familyNitrogen-found in most medical drugsPhosphorus-used in fertilizerArsenic-used in wood perservationAntimony-semi-conductor technologyBismuth-Used in automatic fire sprinklers

Nitrogen is found all over the atmospherePhosphorus is found is phosphoric acidArsenic is found in soils and mineralsAntimony is found soil, water, and air in small amountsBismuth is found free in nature commonly found in South America


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